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Paris Revealed : The Secret Life of a City by Stephen Clarke
  

Paris Revealed : The Secret Life of a City

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March 2012 Non-Fiction Book of the Month.

We can imagine Parisians are up in arms about the book being published as Stephen Clarke goes behind the scenes to reveal everything they know about their city but don't want to tell you. From the best spots to eat, sleep just hang out it's invaluble inside information will have our Gallic cousins cursing 'le tourists' who know too much.

If you like Stephen Clarke you might also like to read books by Bill Bryson, Peter Mayle and Dirk Bogarde.

Synopsis

Paris Revealed : The Secret Life of a City by Stephen Clarke

Paris is one of the most visited cities in the world. But do you know ...Which is the most romantic spot to say 'je't'aime'? And the sexiest? Where to see fantastic art, away from all the crowds? Why Parisian men feel compelled to pee in the street? How to choose a hotel room where you might actually get a good night's sleep?


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Hilarious and insightful, Paris Revealed will resonate with anyone who knows the city * France Magazine *


About the Author

Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke lives in Paris, where he divides his time between writing and not writing. His first novel, A Year in the Merde, originally became a word-of-mouth hit in 2004, and is now published all over the world. Since then he has published three more bestselling Merde novels, as well as Talk to the Snail, an indispensable guide to understanding the French.

Research for Stephen's novels has taken him all over France and America. For 1000 Years of Annoying the French, he has also been breathing the chill air of ruined castles and deserted battlefields, leafing through dusty chronicles, brushing up the medieval French he studied at university and generally losing himself in the mists of history.

He has now returned to present-day Paris, and is doing his best to live the entente cordiale.

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Publication date

15th March 2012

Author

Stephen Clarke

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Publisher

Black Swan an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Format

Paperback
320 pages

Categories

Travel
Biography / Autobiography
Books of the Month
The Real World
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ISBN

9780552776967

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