The little Paris bookshop
(Large Print)

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Pare, Simon, translator.
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Bennington Free Library - LARGEPRINT - Circulation RampsFIC LP George NinaChecked OutAugust 9, 2024

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Large Print
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511 pages (large print) : map ; 23 cm.
Language
English

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Includes recipes.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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"'There are books that are suitable for a million people, others for only a hundred. There are even remedies--I mean books--that were written for one person only ... A book is both medic and medicine at once. It makes a diagnosis as well as offering therapy. Putting the right novels to the appropriate ailments: that's how I sell books.' Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with only a letter, which he has never opened. After Perdu is finally tempted to read the letter, he hauls anchor and departs on a mission to the south of France, hoping to make peace with his loss and discover the end of the story. Joined by a bestselling but blocked author and a lovelorn Italian chef, Perdu travels along the country's rivers, dispensing his wisdom and his books, showing that the literary world can take the human soul on a journey to heal itself."--

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

George, N., & Pare, S. (2015). The little Paris bookshop (Large print edition.). Wheeler Publishing Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George, Nina, 1973- and Simon, Pare. 2015. The Little Paris Bookshop. Wheeler Publishing Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George, Nina, 1973- and Simon, Pare. The Little Paris Bookshop Wheeler Publishing Large Print, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

George, Nina, and Simon Pare. The Little Paris Bookshop Large print edition., Wheeler Publishing Large Print, 2015.

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