Tag: Paris

French Rhapsody by Antoine Laurain

French Rhapsody by Antoine Laurain Translated from French by Jane Aitken and Emily Boyce Gallic Books, London 2016 232 Pages I received a free copy French Rhapsody from Meryl Zegarek Public Relations Inc. All opinions are my own. A few months ago I was contacted by Meryl Zegarek asking if she might send me a particular book to review…

Moonlight Over Paris by Jennifer Robson

Moonlight Over Paris by Jennifer Robson William Morrow January 19, 2015 352 pages Lady Helena, daughter of London aristocrats, almost loses her life due to scarlet fever. She survives and promises herself that she will live a more full life than before. Unfortunately, her fellow aristocratic fiancé broke off their engagement when he returned from the…

Film: Burnt

Burnt, a film starring Bradley Cooper, was a nice way to forget about the troubles of the world for a brief time. Bradley Cooper’s character, Adam Jones, was the one with the troubles to overcome in this movie. The film opens with Jones finishing up his self-imposed penance for ruining many people’s lives in an…

Starbucks

–Starbucks at Paternoster Square near St. Paul’s Cathedral in London Why do you like Starbucks? At Starbucks, I can drink coffee, work on my computer or other device via free wireless, or read a book or newspaper. Starbucks is a great meeting spot for blind dates, meeting old friends, or just chilling with others. Starbucks…