Amélie Nothomb

With a new book out almost every year, the Belgian novelist is one of the most popular writers in France. Her latest: Une Forme...

High Jewelry by Cartier: Contemporary Creations

A sumptuous new book with over 300 color images showcases many of Cartier's most covetable creations.

Eiffel and the Fair

Jill Jonnes has made Eiffel's Tower the star of a compulsively readable popular history.

What French Women Know About Love, Sex, and Other Matters of...

The first thing I appreciated about Debra Ollivier’s book on French women was the promising title: What French Women Know About Love, Sex, and...

Life in Les Halles: Emile Zola’s The Belly of Paris

A brilliant new translation of Zola's fascinating portrait of the market in Les Halles during its heyday.

The History of Paris in Painting

For those who love Paris and/or painting, this gorgeous book is joy galore.

Pampered in Paris

A new guide describes the finest spas, salons and beauty boutiques in Paris.

Food Wine Burgundy

A feast of hearty Burgundian food and luscious wines, with insider's addresses and delightful descriptions.

Paris and Her Remarkable Women

A new book focuses on the lives of 16 exceptional Parisiennes, from a 14th-century writer to Coco Chanel.

Michel Roux’s Sauces

The saucy new cookbook from Rizzoli.