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Book Review: Christian Dior – Destiny

The House of Dior’s official biography reveals the secretive and surprising man who revolutionised fashion, with new insight on his spirituality and relationships and...

Book Review: Karl, No Regrets

Patrick Hourcade met Karl Lagerfeld in 1976, sparking a friendship that would last more than 20 years, strengthened by their shared passion for 18th-century...

Book Review: The Chef in a Truck

When pastry chef François Perret left the world-famous Ritz in Paris to compete in a food truck festival in Los Angeles, he was pursuing...

Book Review: An Insider’s Guide to Provence by Keith Van Sickle

Hot off the press this month, An Insider’s Guide to Provence is a great holiday gift suggestion for Francophiles who particularly love Provence —...

Book Review: Death and Croissants, by Ian Moore

Middle-aged Englishman Richard Ainsworth runs a B&B in the Loire Valley, where nothing much ever happens and if he’s honest, he rather likes it...

Book Review: A Betrayal of Heroes by David Ebsworth

David Ebsworth’s historical thriller is the third outing for newspaper man Jack Telford. It is set against the background of Free France through the...

Book Review: Vaux-le-Vicomte, A Private Invitation

With an introduction by Christian Lacroix, this stunning volume offers an exclusive look inside the château that inspired Louis XIV to create Versailles. Vaux-le-Vicomte’s...

Book Review: The Spy Who Inspired Me By Stephen Clarke

This laugh-out-loud spoof on James Bond, set against the backdrop of the Second World War, is guaranteed to put a smile on your face....

Book Review: Hotel Du Cap-Eden-Roc, A Timeless Legend

Situated in the magnificent landscape of the Cap d’Antibes in the south of France, the legendary Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc was first imagined in the...

The Greatest Books of the 20th Century, as Seen from France

France has a long and brilliant literary tradition. It has won more Nobel Prizes in literature than any other country, and French writers have...