Laura Bailey Library at Café Antonia

To fill the library at Le Bristol’s Café Antonia, we’ve turned to our Creative Ambassador Laura Bailey for a list of titles she loves (and you’re sure to love, too).

Pick one off the shelf to enjoy the Parisian pastime of a solitary coffee and a good read in one of the city of light’s most luxurious settings. Here’s Laura’s Paris-themed reading list:


She Came to Stay by Simone de Beauvoir

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

How To Be Parisian: Wherever You Are by C. de Maigret, A. Berest, A. Diwan and S. Mas

Chéri by Colette

Parisian Chic: A Style Guide by Ines de la Fressange

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

The Passion by Jeanette Winterson

Paris France by Gertrude Stein

AA Gill is Away by A.A. Gill

The House in Paris by Elizabeth Bowen

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