Setting Archive : France

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

Lucy
Lucy dir. Luc Besson

Lucy’s new boyfriend is trying to persuade her to deliver a briefcase for him. It’s a simple job and she’ll […]

The Paris Wife
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain

Before Ernest Hemmingway was the famous author of hie time he was a struggling writer, trying to figure out how […]

The Fox and the child
The fox and the child dir. Luc Jacquet

There isn’t really all that much plot to this film. A ten year old girl on her way to school […]

An uncertain place
An Uncertain Place - Fred Vargas

Translated by Sian Reynolds. An Inspector Adamsberg novel #6 Adamsberg is in England at a European policing convention, discussing immigration […]

The son
The Son by Michel Rostain

translated from French by Adriana Hunter It is eleven days since our first person narrator has died. He was just […]

Manon Lescaut
manon lescaut

Read online – Gutenberg This is a book I would never have picked up if not for the fact that […]

After tomorrow
After tomorrow

In the near future the economy has collapsed. Money is pretty much useless. Matt and his family have been lucky, […]

Code name Verity
Code name Cerity - Elizabeth Wein

Received free from NetGalley “Verity” has been captured by the Germans. Held in a converted hotel in France she is […]

The Lantern (group read, week 3)

This is the final week of our group read of The Lantern, and it was a really good experience. First […]

The Lantern (group read, week 2)

For week 2 we read parts 3 & 4. If you haven’t read these bits of the book then there […]

The Lantern (group read, week 1)

When Carl first mentioned this group read I said I wouldn’t join in. I’m still on a no buying books […]

How many miles to Babylon?

ISBN: 9780141046969 ; Quotes Because I am an officer and a gentleman they have given me my notebooks, pen, ink […]