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The Little Paris Bookshop
By Nina George, Cassandra Campbell (narrator), Steve West (narrator) and Emma Bering (narrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House
Publication date June 23, 2015
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781101889817
ISBN-10 1101889810
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.25 by 6 in.
Weight 0.25 lbs.
Original list price $40.00
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: “There are books that are suitable for a million people, others for only a hundred. There are even remedies—I mean books—that were written for one person only…A book is both medic and medicine at once. It makes a diagnosis as well as offering therapy. Putting the right novels to the appropriate ailments: that’s how I sell books.”
Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with only a letter, which he has never opened.

After Perdu is finally tempted to read the letter, he hauls anchor and departs on a mission to the south of France, hoping to make peace with his loss and discover the end of the story. Joined by a bestselling but blocked author and a lovelorn Italian chef, Perdu travels along the country’s rivers, dispensing his wisdom and his books, showing that the literary world can take the human soul on a journey to heal itself.

Internationally bestselling and filled with warmth and adventure, The Little Paris Bookshop is a love letter to books, meant for anyone who believes in the power of stories to shape people's lives.

Includes a PDF of Recipes and Jean Perdu’s Emergency Literary Pharmacy.

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With Simon Pare (other contributor) | Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (August 5, 2015)
9781410481702 | details & prices | 511 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $34.99
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With Simon Pare (other contributor) | from Crown Pub (June 23, 2015)
9780553418774 | details & prices | 392 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.50 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $25.00
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With Simon Pare (other contributor) | from Broadway Books (March 22, 2016)
9780553418798 | details & prices | 408 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $16.00
With Simon Pare (other contributor) | Large print edition from Large Print Pr (March 22, 2016)
9781594139659 | details & prices | 509 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $16.00
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CD/Spoken Word
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With Cassandra Campbell (other contributor), Emma Bering (other contributor), Steve West (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Random House (June 23, 2015)
9781101889817 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $40.00
About: “There are books that are suitable for a million people, others for only a hundred.

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