The Scandalous Life of Natalie Clifford Barney

The life and legacy of Natalie Clifford Barney, a drama-prone lesbian known for her many lovers, fantastic parties, and literary salons.

10 Books Set in Paris

From Hugo to Baldwin, some of the greatest stories have originated in Paris cafés and restaurants. Find the best books set in Paris.  

Shakespeare and Co. Reading List

Here's a Shakespeare & Co. reading list, featuring some of the famous writers who have been a part of the notable Paris bookstore’s history. 

Literary Tourism: The Bookstore Bars and Cafés of Paris

Wondering where to stop if you're feeling tired, hungry, and thirsty after a long day of sightseeing in the City of Light? Look no further than the bookstore bars and cafes of Paris!

Peeking Inside Some Truly Famous Bookshops

One Rioter visits famous bookstores in Argentina and the UK.

Oui Oui Oui! A Reader Visits Paris!

One reader experiences the vast bookishness of Paris for the first time.

The Beauty of Parisian Comics

With the recent events in Paris, we discuss the beauty of Parisian comics.

Literary Tourism: 19th Century Paris

Lesser-known literary spots of 19th century Paris.

Chasing Literary Ghosts in Paris

What’s Your Favorite Literary City?