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By Michelle Gable

Publication, 384 pages

Published April twenty second 2014 via Thomas Dunne Books

Bienvenue à Paris!

When April Vogt's boss tells her approximately an condo within the 9th arrondissement that has been stumbled on after being shuttered for the earlier seventy years, the Sotheby's continental furnishings expert doesn't pay attention the phrases “dust” or “rats” or “decrepit.” She hears Paris. She hears escape.

Once in France, April speedy learns the condo isn't really in basic terms a few wealthy hoarder's repository. underneath the cobwebs and off perfumed air is a goldmine, and never a result of genuine gold (or painted ostrich eggs or fastened rhinoceros horns or bronze bathtub). First, there's a portrait by means of one of many masters of the Belle Epoque, Giovanni Boldini. after which there are letters and journals written by means of the very lady within the portray, Marthe de Florian. those records display that she used to be greater than a well known courtesan with enviable decolletage. all at once April's quest is not any longer in regards to the bureaux plats and Louis-style armchairs that would fetch hundreds of thousands at public sale. It's approximately gaining knowledge of the tale in the back of this charismatic woman.

It's approximately researching ladies, actually.

With assistance from a salty (and annoyingly attractive) Parisian solicitor and the courtesan's inner most diaries, April attempts to discover the numerous secrets and techniques buried within the house. As she digs into Marthe's existence, April can't aid yet take a deeper inspect her personal. Having left at the back of within the States a dishonest husband, a family members predicament approximately to erupt, and a occupation she's been utilizing because the crutch to easily get by means of, she feels forced to tackle her personal existence too. whilst the issues she left effervescent again domestic start to boil over, and Parisian food past flaky pâtisseries tempt her higher judgment, April understands that either she and Marthe deserve chuffed finales.

Whether followed through croissants or champagne, this delectable debut novel depicts the Paris of the Belle Epoque and the current day with brilliant and wonderful attract. in response to ancient occasions, Michelle Gable's A Paris condominium will entertain and encourage, as readers embody the struggles and successes of 2 very unforgettable girls.

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