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French leave

by P. G. Wodehouse

  • 74 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.W817 Fr2, PR6045.O53 Fr2
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26690676M
LC Control Number59013139

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French Leave is one of Wodehouse's books set in France, a country he knew well as he lived there for a while before the war, and is another sparkling romantic comedy.

It's one of his books that's out of print and unfortunately not available as an ebook but there are plenty of second-hand copies available/5. French Leave is an account of the author's experiences and observations in making this transition.

The chapter themes offer a refreshing take on her ten years living in rural France. The book also includes her observations of the declining fortune of Ireland through this time/5(55).

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Lighthearted, tender and funny, French Leave is a tribute to sibling relationships, local Loire wines, and the art of being together. The author Anna Gavalda Born in Paris inAnna Gavalda published her first work in while working as a high school French teacher.

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FRENCH LEAVE is the best Sheri Cobb South novel yet -- and that's saying something! This book is fun from start to finish.

The opening chapters reminded me of Georgette Heyer's classic THESE OLD SHADES (dissipated English nobleman picks up a French gamine on a dark Paris street) -- on purpose, I suspect.5/5(4).