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Sheene, Lynn.

Summary: A young American woman becomes a spy in Paris during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P SHE

Korkeakivi, Anne Roston.

Summary: While planning a dinner party in Paris, the American wife of a high-ranking diplomat becomes unnerved by the unexpected arrival of her son, a random encounter with a Turkish terrorist, and the recurring appearance of someone dead for twenty years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOR

Johnson, Susan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC JOH

Harmel, Kristin

Summary: Newlywed Ruby Benoit arrives in Paris in 1939 with her French husband Marcel, imagining strolls in the golden afternoon light. But war is looming on the horizon, and as France falls to the Nazis, her marriage begins to splinter. Charlotte Dacher is eleven when the Germans roll into the French capital, and when Jews are ordered to wear the yellow star, she can't imagine things getting much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2018

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Conley, Susan

Summary: "From acclaimed author Susan Conley, a novel that gives us a luminous emotional portrait of a young woman living abroad in Paris in the 1980s and trying to make sense of the chaotic world around her as she learns the true meaning of family. When Willie Pears agrees to teach at a Parisian center for immigrant girls who have requested French asylum, she has no idea it will utterly change her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Conley 2013

Faulks, Sebastian

Summary: American historian Hannah intends to immerse herself in World War II research in Paris, wary of paying much attention to the city where a youthful misadventure once left her dejected. But a chance encounter with Tariq, a Moroccan teenager whose visions of the City of Lights as a world of opportunity and rebirth starkly contrast with her own, disrupts her plan. Hannah agrees to take Tariq in as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FAU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAU

Cisneros, Sandra

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "An enchanting story about a writer remembering her short time in Paris and her reflections on friendships, relationships, and her younger self in a beautiful dual-language edition. Paris has long been romanticized as the city of light. A city with a vibrant literary and artistic expatriate community. Corina--nicknamed Puffina--is a young writer hoping to find that idealized community, but when...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC CIS

Callanan, Liam

Summary: When eccentric novelist Robert Eady abruptly vanishes, he leaves behind his wife, Leah, their daughters, and, hidden in an unexpected spot, plane tickets to Paris.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Sussman, Ellen

Summary: A single day in Paris changes the lives of three Americans as they each set off to explore the city with a French tutor, learning about language, love, and loss as their lives intersect in surprising ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SUS

Furst, Alan.

Summary: Arriving in Paris on the eve of the Munich Appeasement in 1938, Hollywood star Frederic Stahl is unwittingly entangled in the region's shifting political currents when he discovers that his latest film is linked to the destinies of fascists, German Nazis, and Hollywood publicists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FUR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Furst 2012

Gable, Michelle.

Summary: "When April Vogt's boss tells her about the discoveries in a cramped, decrepit ninth arrondissement apartment, the Sotheby's continental furniture specialist does not hear the words "dust" or "rats" or "shuttered for seventy years." She hears Paris. She hears escape. Once in France, April quickly learns the apartment is not merely some rich hoarder's repository. Beneath the dust and cobwebs and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAB

Pryor, Mark

Summary: "Hugo Marston's friend Paul Rogers dies unexpectedly in a locked room at the American Library in Paris. The police conclude that Rogers died of natural causes, but Hugo is certain mischief is afoot. As he pokes around the library, Hugo discovers that rumors are swirling around some recently donated letters from American actress Isabelle Severin. The reason: they indicate that the actress had...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seventh Street Books, an imprint of Prometheus Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRY

Gable, Michelle

Summary: "Michelle Gable's I'll See You in Paris winds together the lives of three women born generations apart, but who face similar struggles of love and heartbreak. After losing her fiancé in the Vietnam War, nineteen-year-old Laurel Haley takes a job in England, hoping the distance will mend her shattered heart. Laurel expects the pain might lessen but does not foresee the beguiling man she meets or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Gable 2016

Sandlin, Tim.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gale Cengage Learning 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC SAN

Willig, Lauren.

Summary: An atrocious poet teams up with an American widow to prevent Napoleon's invasion of England.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WIL

Pryor, Mark

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seventh Street Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRY

Gable, Michelle

Summary: "Michelle Gable's I'll See You in Paris winds together the lives of three women born generations apart, but who face similar struggles of love and heartbreak. After losing her fiancé in the Vietnam War, nineteen-year-old Laurel Haley takes a job in England, hoping the distance will mend her shattered heart. Laurel expects the pain might lessen but does not foresee the beguiling man she meets or...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC GAB

Lim, Roselle

Summary: "Vanessa Yu never wanted to see people's fortunes - or misfortunes - in tea leaves. Ever since she can remember, Vanessa has been able to see people's fortunes at the bottoms of their teacups. To avoid blurting out fortunes, she converts to coffee, but somehow the fortunes escape and find a way to complicate her life and the lives of those around her. To add to this plight, her romantic life is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIM

Ahmed, Samira

Summary: "It's August in Paris, but 17-year-old Khayyam-American, Desi, Muslim, the only child of Chicago-based academics with a summer apartment on the Ile de la Cite-is at a crossroads. Uncertain of her relationship with Zaid, the boy back home, she can't hold on to the past. Stung by her dream college's rejection of the essay she wrote to apply early, she doesn't see a clear future. Khayyam is alone...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Teen 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC AHM

James, Henry

Summary: "This volume, the sixth and final in The Library of America's edition of the complete novels of Henry James, brings together two masterpieces of his extraordinary late period--The Ambassadors (1903) and The Golden Bowl (1904)--as well as his last extended narrative work, The Outcry (1911), a short comic novel of social manners."The idea for The Ambassadors came from James's friend William Dean...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAM

Watkins, Paul

Summary: At the turn of World War II, David Halifax is a young American painter who receives a scholarship to come to Paris and work under the tutelage of the mysterious and brilliant Russian painter, Alexander Pankratov. Getting more than he bargained for, Halifax is quickly subjected to Pankratov's rigid will, and beguiled by the quiet, nude model who poses before them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador USA 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAT

Twining, James.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TWI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Twini

Florand, Laura

Summary: Jaime Corey, the younger sister of Chocolate Thief protagonist Cade Corey, has survived a brutal attack and decides to treat herself to some chocolate therapy in Paris. She starts going to Dominique Richard's salon twice a day. Intrigued by Jaime, Dom crafts elaborate confections just for her. Although Dom is besotted, he doesn't dare relax around Jaime; he is a big man with a temper and afraid...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLO

Ozick, Cynthia.

Summary: Presents a retelling of Henry James's "The Ambassadors" that follows the efforts of divorced schoolteacher Bea Nightingale to navigate a turbulent year spent with her estranged brother's family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OZI

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