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Selection of books on French literature. You are going to love adding these books to your bookshelf.
Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar – 5 questions
Written in the form of a fictional autobiography of the Roman Emperor Hadrian, Memoirs of Hadrian is a historical novel by Marguerite Yourcenar. In this article, you’ll learn more about the book, find out questions with answers to help you understand the story, and bring to light some interesting facts.
Books of Romain Gary in order
Romain Gary, who caught the attention of literary enthusiasts, is a master of the pseudonym. With multiple nom de plumes, this author has published several great novels, which allowed him…
5 French historical novels: 1900-1945
Reading historical novels can offer readers an immersive experience that takes them on a journey through different cultures and time periods. For French learners seeking a more social and interactive experience, book clubs can provide an ideal environment for exploring literature and sharing reading experiences.
9 short novels to read in French
There is always a short story in French that you can read, whether you want to find a new author, discover writing styles, or just read a good story. In this article, discover 9 short stories if you are looking to flex your muscles in French.
How to learn French by reading?
Reading is a great way to learn a language fast and to acquire new vocabulary. By reading books, you’ll be able to improve your French grammar, vocabulary, and discover French culture. In this article, you’ll find seven tips to help you get started.
Books of Annie Ernaux in order
Discover all of Annie Ernaux’s books in chronological order. From writing to books, you’ll find the list of what she composed over the years.
Where to start reading Romain Gary?
Do you want to start reading Romain Gary or are you looking for the next book to read? Discover the 5 best novels by Romain Gary that you absolutely must read in your life.
Where to start reading Albert Camus?
Do you want to start reading Albert Camus or are you looking for the next book to read? Discover the 5 best novels by Albert Camus that you absolutely must read in your life.
Where to start reading Annie Ernaux?
Annie Ernaux wrote more than 20 books, in this blog you’ll discover her best books. Annie Ernaux has been awarded the 2022 Nobel Prize in literature.
Book summary: Green Wheat
Discover Colette’s unique style through this short novel, le blé en herbe.