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Samantha Verant

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Samantha Vérant is a travel addict, a self-professed oenophile, and a determined, if occasionally unconventional, French chef. Over the years, she’s visited many different countries, lived in many places, and worked many jobs— always on the search for the one thing that truly excited her. Then, one day, she found everything she’s been looking for: a passion for the written word and true love. Writing not only enabled her to open her heart, it led her to southwestern France, where she’s now married to a sexy French rocket scientist she met over twenty years ago, a stepmom to two incredible kids, and the adoptive mother to one ridiculously adorable Charteux cat. When she’s not trekking from Provence to the Pyrénées, tasting wine in American-s
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Congrats to the fabulous Mardi Michels, whose book I n the French Kitchen with Kids released on Tuesday! You don't have to be a kid- or even have to have kids- to enjoy her luscious, mouth-watering recipes. You just need to like French food and have the desire to cook it! Plus, the photography is absolutely stunning! Seriously, there is something for everyone!

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Part coming-of-age story, part exposé on the behind the scenes workings of the restaurant industry, Sweetbitter is a wickedly delicious, page turning read told with a powerful voice.
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My Grape Paris by Laura Bradbury
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If you've ever dreamed about living in Paris- Laura brings out the truth of this fantasy in her beautiful memoir- and she doesn't let go. Paris is a full on tug of war with the senses- dirty and clean, romantic and not. The city, for those who live t ...more
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How to Make a French Family by Samantha Verant
"This is a beautiful memoir that should be on every woman's 'to read' list. This book stands alone, but also compliments Samantha Verant's first memoir, 'Seven Letters from Paris.' I would personally recommend reading them both. Samantha bravely fo..." Read more of this review »
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“Se a vida era a soma das escolhas que eu tinha feito, eu apenas teria de tomar decisões melhores.”
Samantha Verant, Seven Letters from Paris

“Nunca deixo as pequenas coisas da vida me incomodarem, especialmente as coisas que eu não posso mudar.”
Samantha Verant, Seven Letters from Paris

“Mas ali estava eu, no sofá, me perguntando o que tinha acontecido, tentando entender em que momento tudo o que eu tinha sonhado um dia simplesmente tinha dado errado.”
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