Tag Archives: French literature

Behind the Scenes at the Parisot Literary Festival

First, a reminder to anyone who lives in the area or is visiting that our first Literary Festival will take place in Parisot this weekend (11th-13th October) with a line-up of both French and British authors. See the programme on … Continue reading

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French Christmas Quiz 2012

A very Merry Christmas to all my readers. I’ve compiled a French Christmas quiz every year since 2011. To see the others, click here. Today we sat out to eat lunch under a cloudless blue sky, after several very gloomy, … Continue reading

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French novels – 10 of the best, nos. 1 to 5

And now for something completely different.  A personal selection of the top 10 French novels, the ones I keep coming back to.  Numbers 1 to 5 are in this post.  For Numbers 6-10, click here. See also my post about French … Continue reading

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