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    • ISBN:9781474609678
    • Publication date:05 Apr 2018

The Small Pleasures Of Life

By Philippe Delerm

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A timeless celebration of life's small pleasures and a guide to the French art of living a good life.

An enchanting meditation on life's small pleasures, this short book captured the imagination of the French public in 1997 and became an instant number one bestseller.

Each chapter features a small pleasure which is both uniquely Gallic and universal: from the smell of apples maturing in a cellar to the gentle whir of a bicycle dynamo at dusk to turning the pages of a newspaper over breakfast, to the joy of a snowstorm inside a paperweight.

Recounted with a lively, innocent curiosity about the little things that make life worthwhile, this is an unforgettable, absorbing read to be savoured at length by everyone.

Biographical Notes

Philippe Delerm has become a household name in France for THE SMALL PLEASURES OF LIFE, which is now being published around the world. He has published eleven books, including AUTUMN which won the prix Alain-Fournier in 1990. He lives in France.

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