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Paris, my sweet : a year in the city of light (and dark chocolate) / Amy Thomas.

Thomas, Amy, 1971- (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781402264115 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1402264119 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2012.

Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Text to Phone Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Boxborough Sargent Memorial Library 914.43 Thomas, A (Text) 37350000874913 Adult Available -
Holden Gale Free Library 914.4361 PAR (Text) 32814000962494 Nonfiction Display -
Lancaster Thayer Memorial Library 641.86 THOMAS (Text) 38128000969829 Nonfiction Available -
Marlborough Public Library 641.865 Tho (Text) 30453001025431 Nonfiction Available -
Northampton Forbes Library F39ZP.T361p 2012 (Text) 30596000576406 Mezzanine Available -
Northfield Dickinson Memorial Library Cooking 641.86 Tho A (Text) 37351000431605 General Adult Available -
Orange Wheeler Memorial Library 641.86 Tho (Text) 38129000915366 General Available -
Pittsfield Berkshire Athenaeum 817 Thomas (Text) 38125001219436 Adult Available -
Southwick Public Library 641.86 THOMAS (Text) 38121000177600 Nonfiction Available -
Spencer Richard Sugden Public Library 641.4361 Tho (Text) 37471000370718 General Available -
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Notes

General Note: Maps on lining papers.
Formatted Contents: Le tour du chocolat -- A whole new batch of bonbons -- Cupcakes : the comfort of home -- Stick-to-your-teeth hot cocoa -- Bonding over French viennoiseries -- The big apple does macarons -- Crumbling over perfection -- Cakes to be loved and cherished -- A good chocolate chip cookie is hard to find -- The ecstasy of madeleines and muffins -- Carrot cake is the new banana cake -- Resurrection comes from baba au rhum -- French toast or pain perdu, that is the question -- One of life's best surprises : the baker's dozen.
Summary or Annotation: "Forever a girl obsessed with all things French, sweet freak Amy Thomas landed a gig as rich as the purest dark chocolate: leave Manhattan for Paris to write ad copy for Louis Vuitton. Working on the Champs-Élysées, strolling the charming streets, and exploring the best patisseries and boulangeries, Amy marveled at the magnificence of the City of Light. But does falling in love with one city mean turning your back on another? ... Paris, My Sweet explores how the search for happiness can be as fleeting as a salted caramel soufflé's rise, as intensely satisfying as molten chocolate cake, and about how the life you're meant to live doesn't always taste like the one you envisioned."--P. [4] of cover.
Subject: Pastry > France > Paris > Guidebooks.
Paris (France) > Guidebooks.
Pastry > Paris (France)
Paris (France) > Guidebooks.
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