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    • Monsieur Mediocre

    • One American Learns the High Art of Being Everyday French
    • By: John von Sothen
    • Narrated by: John von Sothen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Americans love to love Paris. We buy books about how the French parent, why French women don't get fat, and how to be Parisian wherever you are. John von Sothen fell in love with Paris through the stories his mother told of her year spent there as a student. And then, after falling for and marrying a French waitress he met in New York, von Sothen moved to Paris. But 15 years in, he's finally ready to admit his mother's Paris is mostly a fantasy. In this hilarious and delightful collection of essays, von Sothen walks us through real life in Paris....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I’m a sucker for these kind of stories.....

    • By GogolGirl on 06-27-19

    Regular price: $24.50