The best little book shop, coffee bar and nook in the world. PARIS
A peak inside and you will see why! Created by George Whittman, he wanted his store to feel like each room is a chapter.
There are weekly events, a house cat and they are open 7 days a week until 11 pm. Smart. The building was originally a monastery and was made into the store in 1951.
" Read up "as you walk upstairs......
The finer details. The public are allowed to sit and browse for as long as needed in special reading spots.
BOB's baking is featured in the café next door belonging to the shop.
Locals enjoying a beer.
My perfect coffee. All staff are fluent in English and French, many from England.
Don't miss this gem, it has a view of Notre Dame Cathedral and you will want to spend hours here in the 5th l'arrondisement. Current project include a publishing arm and a search in the French country side for a writers food and writing retreat. Do you have a Farm ready?!