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A year in Paris But the Ci Failing Paris is the story of a week in the life of Sabine Wilcox the year old student who has left the stifling rural existence of the American Southwest in exchange for a year in Paris But the City of Light offers her no re.

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10 thoughts on “Failing Paris

  1. Julie Ehlers Julie Ehlers says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleSometimes you go to Paris to escape your life and when you get there all you find is your same old life and sometimes surrounded by so much that's unfamiliar your life actually gets worse You won't find this viewpoint in any rom com but James Baldwin sure knew it and Samantha Dunn knows it too Failing Paris certainly has echoes of Giovanni's Room but beyond that made me think of any number of novels about women who deal with their problems by going somewhere else like this one or this one or this this or even this The difference is that Failing Paris published by the little known Toby Press in 1999 came before all of thoseIt's hard to uantify exactly what makes a book like Failing Paris valuable The writing is bea


  2. Victoria Plettner-saunders Victoria Plettner-saunders says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleI wondered how others would review this book would they understand or care about Sabine and her week long odyssey in Paris After reading several books in a row about ex patriots traveling eating and living in France this one is totally and without a doubt not about the beauty and delight found in the City of Light We are so used to stories about some amazingl


  3. Judy Bart Judy Bart says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleI think some authors fancy themselves as poets and in doing so they neglect narrative for the sounds of the words This is the story of a troubled young woman who grew up in a backwater town in New Mexico and then amazingly wins a scholarship to study in Paris She has


  4. Ross Perchonok Ross Perchonok says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleThankyou Samantha Dunn I will now never have to go to Paris Sure other parts of France ok but the gloom you have beautifully portrayed I get enough of here in Happy ValleyAnyhow the four stars is for writing style only Hard to separate the style from the story but for these purposes here the story was bleak and uninspiring while her style was absolutely all that I want in a writer Would love to see Samantha do something that would inspire me; make me want to go to Paris and not be content with the oh so prevalent gloom of


  5. Ingrid Lola Ingrid Lola says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleI admit I'm rating this one star out of emotion The subject matter of this little book had so so so much potential The author could have explored disenchantment discontinuity the ephemeral nature of language and issues of translation and perception all in beautiful depth but no This story is pure melodrama and I HATED the writing Ugh Maybe when I come to my senses I'll come back and change it to two or even three stars It had a few good parts but I'm just too disappointed to talk about that right now


  6. Abby Windheim Abby Windheim says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleThis book was ugly and haunting but the writing was beautifuleven when the subject matter made me recoil I'm not sure whether the story itself was good or bad but the writing will stay with me


  7. Siel Ju Siel Ju says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris Kindle“I have just erased the last vestige of the notion that the future should be charted with careful planning”Failing Paris follows an American girl in Paris for a week — through sche


  8. Carol Carol says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleA most depressing book She makes Paris feel like gray skies gray buildings There is no City of Light for Sabine One week of time devoted to being depressed about her life her direction her anything Needing an abortion because like so many others she finds herself in a predicament of failure according to her Bah Didn’t like the book or the mood of it


  9. Emma Emma says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleVery enjoyable and related to my personal experience of living in Paris so four stars for readability but perhaps like three for the novel Love the evocations of Parisian life and this alone contributed to a high score steam rising off baguettes the bouuinistes the smell of sliced nuts roasting outside supermarkets The small details and sharing the ordinary take precedence in this novel over the classic landmarks and the tourist sites are never allowed to become rose tinted Descriptions of what it feels like to think and even dream in another language rang true It is absolutely true that certain ideas are easier to express in French and it does indeed offer the comfort of analysis and dissection Ultimately Sabine concludes that learning a language is about than mastering a complete vocabulary or a local accent but it is about sl


  10. Daoist56 Daoist56 says:

    Paperback Ï Failing Paris ePUB Ì failing free, paris mobile, Failing Paris KindleMan if there was ever a novel which seemingly came out of the stereotypical Bohmenian experience this is it Paris the Left Bank ersatz poverty perverse artists drunkenness self absorption misty walks through narrow streets intellectual decadence and reminiscences of the pains of childhood it's all hereAnd so I would say skip it you've seen it all before and certainly the general arc of the story takes us nowhere new But the sentences within that arc Not only are they beautiful downright gorgeous at times but they co


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