4 Books to Inspire a Trip to France

The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine B. (Sandra Gulland) B. stands for Bonaparte, as in Napoleon Bonaparte. Does that clear up the title? To tell the truth, Napoleon wasn’t even mentioned until the final pages because the book focuses mostly on his wife’s life before she met him — before his reign over France. Writing in diary entries, Gulland tells Josephine’s (Rose’s) story beautifully, and I can only imagine that the final 2 books of the trilogy are worth a read. I love historical fiction that takes […]

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