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I would recommend this book to anyone interested in a cross-cultural experience, but especially to those like me who love all things French.
In effect, one learns new French words from the context in which they are placed in the English language story.
Kristin is such an astute, perceptive observer of the nuances of daily life and interactions with the people close to her and has such an extremely charming, open, honest and easy... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Sherrill
I've just started taking French and my teacher suggest Kristin Espinasse's blog--a very funny daily read. I noticed this book and decided to buy a copy. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Donald Christian
This book offers a pleasant little sojourn in the South of France, with the American author sharing her ex-pat and language-learning experiences as the mother of two French-born... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Marinite
This is the first book by Kristin Espinasse. If you like France, want to become familiar with some basic words, and enjoy reading about this French-American couple (Kristen is... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Art Travler
This was a beautifully written little book. For me, the priceless thing about Kristin's writing is the way that she speaks so lovingly and inclusively of her family. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Julie Stove
A fun read of mostly repackaged blog entries. If you are looking to pick up some French phrases this is potentially useful for the language translations alone. Read morePublished 8 months ago by K. Wallace