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There are more books written about Paris than anyone can wade through in a lifetime - and for those of us who stroll the...

It should probably not be too surprising that many of the people commenting about this book on Facebook, blogs and in other public places,...

Those French—Yes or no?? Or maybe both??For admirers of France and the French there are seemingly dozens of patented clichés and descriptions about the way...

Jacqueline Kennedy, Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy Interviews with Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., 1964 Hyperion, New York, 2011 368 pages and 8 CDs Jack and...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

When we were transferred overseas with our first expat assignment over a decade ago, my husband went ahead to start his new job in...

Daley, an American married to a French woman, divides time between the U. S. and Nice.   In “Portraits”, this well-established writer of...

If you get to page 830 of Simon Schama’s Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution, you'll know that Robespierre decided that the Revolution...

The book is dedicated “to my new best friend” and then there’s a dotted line for you to fill in. Cringe-worthy? Yes, if the author of...

Readers sometimes ask authors what inspires them. With “Paris, Paris: Journey into the City of Light,” my collection of thirty-one evergreen essays about Paris,...

I’m sitting by the fire, looking out the window at the snow-covered ground and feeling the chill of winter. It’s a great day...

If your home were on fire, what would you take? The photo albums? That’s so 1999. In 2012, you’d just grab a bag of...