By Stephanie Perkins
Anna can't stay up for her senior 12 months in Atlanta, the place she has an outstanding task, a devoted ally, and a weigh down at the verge of changing into extra. So she's now not too extremely joyful whilst her father suddenly ships her off to boarding institution in Paris - till she meets Etienne St. Clair, the suitable boy. the single challenge? He's taken, and Anna will be, too, if something comes of her weigh down again domestic. Will a 12 months of romantic near-misses result in the French kiss Anna awaits?
"Magical. Anna and the French Kiss rather captures the sensation of being in love." - Cassandra Clare, writer of The Mortal tools series
"Anna and the French Kiss charms [readers] with its Parisian atmosphere and très bien boy."
"Very sly. Very humorous. Very romantic. you have to date this book." - Maureen Johnson, New York Times bestselling author
"Tantalizing pacing, glowing repartee, shiny helping characters . . ." - Gayle Forman, New York Times bestselling writer of If I Stay
"Imagine a mug of wealthy, thick scorching chocolate. Now upload a swirl of candy whipped cream. Yummy? Oui. good, Anna and the French Kiss is richer, sweeter, and—yes—even warmer. You're in for a truly designated treat." —Lauren Myracle, New York Times bestselling writer of Peace, Love and child Ducks and Let It Snow
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