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The Paris Hours One Day In The City Of Lights One Night In Search Of Lost Time Paris Between The Wars Teems With Artists, Writers, And Musicians, A Glittering Crucible Of Genius But Amidst The Dazzling Creativity Of The City S Most Famous Citizens, Four Regular People Are Each Searching For Something They Ve LostCamille Was The Maid Of Marcel Proust, And She Has A Secret When She Was Asked To Burn Her Employer S Notebooks, She Saved One For Herself Now She Is Desperate To Find It Before Her Betrayal Is Revealed Souren, An Armenian Refugee, Performs Puppet Shows For Children That Are Nothing Like The Fairy Tales They Expect Lovesick Artist Guillaume Is Down On His Luck And Running From A Debt He Cannot Repay But When Gertrude Stein Walks Into His Studio, He Wonders If This Is The Day Everything Could Change And Jean Paul Is A Journalist Who Tells Other People S Stories, Because His Own Is Too Painful To Tell When The Quartet S Paths Finally Cross In An Unforgettable Climax, Each Discovers If They Will Find What They Are Looking ForTold Over The Course Of A Single Day In , The Paris Hours Takes Four Ordinary People Whose Stories, Told Together, Are As Extraordinary As The Glorious City They Inhabit


About the Author: Alex George

Alex George is a writer, a bookseller, a director of a literary festival, and a lawyer He was born in England, but presently lives in the midwest of America.His novel, A Good American, was published by Amy Einhorn Books, an imprint of Penguin Putnam, in February 2012 It was a 1 Indie Next Pick, a Barnes and Noble Discover New Writers Pick, an Best Book of the Month, a Midwest Connections



10 thoughts on “The Paris Hours

  1. says:

    This is first and foremost a work of literary fiction I inhaled the pages because of the enhanced prose every word and sentence was bewitching The author took one day in the life of four characters and turned it i


  2. says:

    Update great book..It was fitting that I read this wonderful novel in one day.as the entire novel takes place in a single day It s truly transporting and immensely satisfying.exactly my favorite type of fiction great old


  3. says:

    The Paris Hours is set during a single day in 1927 I LOVED THAT I also loved the storytelling and was completely swept up in this most memorable story More thoughts to come when I can collect them.I received a gifted copy from


  4. says:

    3.5 starsThe author came up with an original idea for a story which I always appreciate as a reader It might not have hit me on quite the emotional level I was hoping for, but it was still an enjoyable reading experience Paris in the


  5. says:

    Some things are forgettable, but misfortune is not It dogs you relentlessly once it gets the scent of defeat Down and out, a day late, the wolf at the door all pull up a chair and take residence within the pages of The Paris Hours But lest y


  6. says:

    Four stories, four perspectives, Paris and celebrities Four alternating storylines introduce a myriad of characters We have Souren an Armenian puppeteer, Jean Paul a journalist missing his daughter, Guillaume a painter that owes a debt, and Camille


  7. says:

    Great read lots of wonderful characters great development of the stories surrounding each person.Really enjoyed the fluid images of places, love lost and found Super ending Thank you for the giveaway.


  8. says:

    I haven t felt this way about a book since I read WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING.Every time I read Alex George and think he could not possibly write a beautiful novel, he does.After turning the last page of The Paris Hours I instantly considered rereading the entire b


  9. says:

    Four ordinary Parisians on a regular day in 1927 mix with the likes of Ernest Hemingway and Marcel Proust and Josephine Baker and Gertrude Stein, and the result is an unexpected overlap of stories and situations One is Camille, who ignored the wishes of her employer Ma


  10. says:

    Set in Paris in 1927, the City of Lights, vibrates with artists of all kinds However, the story gives the center stage to four ordinary people, who rub elbows with famous artists By meeting another person, they learn something about themselves And sometimes what one person ne


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