THE PARIS HOURS explores, over one single day, the joy, sadness, and secrets of four regular people whose lives become entwined with some of the more famous celebrities of 1920s Paris: Ernest Hemingway, Marcel Proust, Gertrude Stein, and Josephine Baker. Beautifully written and paced, this is another moving and exhilarating novel by the author of our all-time favorite, A Good American.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Alex George on the title page at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in May, 2020 by Flatiron Books, an imprint of Macmillan.
ALEX GEORGE (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is a saxophone-playing amateur chef who was named one of England's top ten writers under forty. He is now a U.S. citizen and his first book published in this country, A Good American was named Book of the Year by The Library Journal and the American Booksellers Association. It's also one of our all-time favorites and when the American Booksellers Association had a nationwide contest for bookstores selling this title, The Alabama Booksmith finished number one. The author is following a trend and now owns a bookstore. Thank you Alex George for signing our books.