Almost French: Love and a New Life in Paris by Sarah Turnbull. A nice cultural insight of an Aussie girl moving to Paris. If you enjoy this book, find "Paris was ours." It's a collection of essay by writers who have lived in Paris or still do.
Sensationally-smooth goat cheese custards pair amazingly well with fresh strawberries tossed in a sublime red wine syrup. A recipe from pastry chef David Lebovitz, author of The Perfect Scoop, the complete guide to making homemade ice cream.
Four French women give honest - and hilarious - insight into what it really means to be Parisian, from how to dress to how to host a dinner party. Not sure this is a good read…but I think it would be fun.