By Tom Blunt 4 min read
We're taking the occasion of Bastille Day to look back and contemplate with the help of these classic and contemporary authors.
By Shannon McKenna Schmidt 9 min read
Do you have both wanderlust and a love for literature? These ten breathtaking cities have plenty for book lovers to discover around the world.
By Lorraine Berry 6 min read
France's 'Bac' exams will finally include female writers in 2018. We thought we'd recommend some French women they (and we) should all be reading.
By Tobias Carroll 4 min read
The infamous French Revolution-era leader has inspired research, novels – and the term ‘Napoleon Complex.’ Here are the seven best Napoleon Bonaparte books.
By Lauren LeBlanc 5 min read
Here are 5 of the best books on Marie Antoinette that explore how the polarizing queen was caught between the legacy of royalty and the push for revolution.