Exclusive Excerpt from Clotilde Dusoulier’s Tasting Paris

Ready to master the classics and cook like a bona fide Parisien(ne)? Clotilde Dusoulier’s easy as tarte recipes will put a welcome French twist...

Markets of Paris

This appealing little book includes all you need to know to enjoy the market experience in Paris.

France Through Its Words: 10 of the Best Literary Settings

In France, you are never too far from the setting of a novel. Dominic Bliss picks out 10 locations forever associated with some of...

Editor’s App Choice: Google Translate

Although an English speaker is on hand at many French tourist spots, it’s always a little superior to assume that you can get by...

Book Reviews: Dior and his Decorators by Maureen Footer

As Christian Dior's friends, muses and (largely unrecognised) mentors, Victor Grandpierre and Georges Geffroy played quite the hand in shaping the couturier's empire and...

Book Reviews: 30-Second Paris, Edited by John Flower

After boiling down Napoleon’s action-packed reign to 50 bite-size entries, the head- spinning 30-Second book series tackles the elusive City of Light. Divvied up...

Murder in Lascaux

A new mystery set in the Dordogne combines French history, prehistory and art with a travelogue on the Dordogne Valley.

Paris Magnum: The City as Captured by the Legendary Photo Agency

We highly recommend this coffee table-style book.

Reviewed: The Larousse Book of Bread by Éric Kayser

In the late 1990s, the French rediscovered pain, or so Éric Kayser claims in his bread-making bible, which boasts over 300 pages dedicated entirely...

Driving to the Corniche des Cévennes

Author Rick Lee runs a writing course in the Cévennes. Here, he writes a short story on an experience in France – similar to...