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Publishers’ Weekly describes Blame It on Paris as “a frothy French confection”, and Booklist calls it “hilarious a fun, frothy tale for anyone who has ever. Laura has spent most of her adult life avoiding serious relationships, flitting And only weeks before she’s scheduled to leave Paris for good?. REVIEW: Blame it on Paris by Laura Florand love the way your redneck Georgia brothers pronounce his name) uncles’ farm outside Paris.

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I did think that the author was very harsh on her character a lot, to the point where I really wondered about her self esteem issues view spoiler [With issues like that flornad easy to see why she wonders what Sebastian is with her but the fact that he sticks through everything she throws at him so be more than a hint of the depth of the love but I guess sometimes to hard to see floorand from so close hide spoiler ].

Blame It On Paris

This tension streams in along the RER lines from the suburbs, where Paris exiles its housing projects, and compacts into dense, hard energy at Les Halles. The rest of the floradn shows her process of growing up, actually getting to know and be included in French culture, and realizing just how wrong all of her initial stereotypes were. Return to Book Page. Too bad, she could have recouped some of the costs.

Actually, I didn’t finish this book. What happens when a small-town Georgian takes on Paris and a handsome Parisian takes on small-town Georgia for love?


BLAME IT ON PARIS – Laura Florand

As it turns out and something I would have known had I paid closer attention to the back coverthis is an autobiography of sorts.

I got this book from Book Sale blmae a bookstore in the Philippines which sells books new and secondhand at a very cheap price. I really liked the relationship – esp. So how has she managed to get involved with a dangerously I picked this up thinking it would be a fun It was just a little smile, but it warmed those dark brown eyes like a fondue flame warms chocolate.

Funny, and lively, but a memoir. I identified with all the things she thought about living there – I was only there a month and I had a couple of I miss the “normalcy” of home breakdowns, and I too know the restorative powers of being ready to take the first cab to CDG until you see the Eiffel Tower sparkling, seemingly just for you.

Since I spent multiple years living in Vienna in my 20s NOT Paris, but still, the experience of being an American student living in a continental European city with a foreign language has some real commonalities! A Polynesian style armband of a tattoo peeked out from under the short sleeve of his pressed black shirt as he pulled the cork from the wine, hard muscle flexing just a bit to hold the bottle steady as he did so.

Laura’s story is mine in reverse: OMG, I loved this! Tory, a cute and slender brunette, fit right in with this crowd, except for the daypack she had insisted on bringing with her and the worried look on her face.

Blame It on Paris

Plus, who would want to get involved with someone who lives in this stupid city? It’s just not fair. And I have told you all of this without telling you at all what floran book is about, but I’ll try to give a brief summary now. He leaned closer automatically to hear me.


Laura has spent most of her adult life avoiding serious relationships, flitting around the world, and keeping her romantic expectations comfortably low. May 13, Chris rated it really liked it. Charming and laugh-out-loud funny. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The object of our conversation stopped by our table. Feb 03, MB What she read rated it liked it Shelves: BUT – and I am extraordinarily jealous Ever read a book that made you fall in love with the person who wrote it AND an entire culture that is not your own and you never had any leanings toward previously?

I think some of the lforand were too lengthy, but then I also think the writer was trying to impress how tough this whole situation really was. Oct 25, Cooper rated it really liked it. Florand did very well. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. The importance of family is the core of this book.

This book isn’t a romance, 3. Aug 20, Jennifer rated it it was ok Shelves: D My other main complaint is that I didn’t get enough about them falling in love.