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French By Heart 2 editions

Cover of: French By Heart by Rebecca S. Ramsey
About the Book

Can a family of five from deep in the heart of Dixie find happiness smack dab in the middle of France?French By Heart is the story of an all-American family pulling up stakes and finding a new home in Clermont-Ferrand, a city four hours south of Paris known more for its smoke-spitting factories and car dealerships than for its location in the Auvergne, the lush heartland of France dotted with crumbling castles and sunflower fields. The Ramseys are not jet-setters; they're a regular family with big-hearted and rambunctious kids. Quickly their lives go from covered-dish suppers to smoky dinner parties with heated polemics, from being surrounded by Southern hospitality to receiving funny looks if the children play in the yard without shoes. A charming tale with world-class characters, French By Heart reads like letters from your funniest friend. More than just a slice of life in France, it's a heartwarming account of a family coming of age and learning what "home sweet home" really means.

2 editions First published in 2007

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Cover of: French By Heart
April 24, 2007, Broadway
French By Heart
Paperback in English
Cover of: French By Heart
2007, Broadway Books
French By Heart
E-book in English

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June 22, 2010 Edited by ImportBot add details from OverDrive
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