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    The Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Review

    Elaine Sciolino has the life I can only dream about- noted author, journalist (she’s the former Paris bureau chief of the New York Times), and Paris resident for more than a decade. Even though my French is tres mal, I am game for anything Paris/French culture related, so I immediately made note of Sciolino’s latest book, The Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue Des Martyrs.…

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  • Reading Roundup #11
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    Reading Roundup #11

    Here’s a look at some of the books I’ve read over the past couple of months. My reading tastes are widely eclectic but I mainly enjoy historical fiction and non-fiction, and…

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    Reading Roundup Number 10

    Here’s a look at some of the books I’ve read over the past couple of months. My reading tastes are widely eclectic but I mainly enjoy historical fiction and non-fiction, and…

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    Cookbooks You Should Buy

    I tend to buy cookbooks more frequently than I can ever possibly cook my way through them. However, I don’t feel entirely bad since one, they’re often beautiful books that I…

  • The World on a Plate book review
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    The World on a Plate book review

    While I’ve always enjoyed travel narratives, and to a lesser degree food narratives, a book that combines both of these things just seemed like a bibliophile’s dream come true. Such is…