Saturday, November 21, 2015

Paris est une fête

from BBC News
Since the attacks in Paris last Friday, one book has been selling out in bookshops across the city: Ernest Hemingway's A Moveable Feast. The author's account of living in Paris in his youth is seen as a love letter to the city, its cafes and bars, and the Parisian way of life. In French its title is translated as "Paris est une fête", or "Paris is a party".
The book has been left at memorial sites, as a symbol of defiance; publishers have ordered it to be reprinted after Paris bookshops ran out of copies.

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