Wednesday, July 8, 2020

The Little Bookshop on the Seine by Rebecca Raisin

The Little Bookshop on the Seine
by Rebecca Raisin

Published: 2020
Publisher: HQN
Genre: Women's Fiction, Holiday, France
Paperback: 416
Rating: 5
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Little Paris Collection series:
The Little Antique Shop under the Eiffel Tower
The Perfume Shop off the Champs-Élysées
The Little Bookshop on the Seine

First sentence(s):
With a heavy heart I placed the sign in the display window.

Zombie sighting:
Here if you rushed anywhere people would think you were being chased by a killer plague of zombies or something.
-chapter 2


Le Vie En Rose

Bookshop owner Sarah Smith has been offered the opportunity to exchange bookshops with her new Parisian friend for 6 months! And saying yes is a no-brainer – after all, what kind of a romantic would turn down a trip to Paris? Even if it does mean leaving the irresistible Ridge Warner behind, Sarah’s sure she’s in for the holiday of a lifetime – complete with all the books she can read!

Picturing days wandering around Shakespeare & Co, munching on croissants, sipping café au laits and people-watching on the Champs-Elysees Sarah boards the plane. But will her dream of a Parisian Happily-Ever-After come true? Or will Sarah realise that the dream isn’t quite as rosy in reality…


My two-bits:

Christmas in July ;-)

Loved that this story was set in a bookstore.

I found this to be a delightful romance with Paris and its bookstore community moreso than focus on a couple.

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* Listened to audiobook version.

* part of Bookshop challenge (here)

* part of Paris in July (here)

3 comments:

  1. I thought this was a cutie and enjoyed how much of Paris was pulled into the story.

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  2. I'm fond of any book set in a bookstore. This sounds fun.

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  3. hehehe I read an xmas in like May

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