As a child, she was sent to an English convent for her education, and she was a very dedicated student. In fact, the other girls called her “Sainte Aurore” (her… Read More »Did you know that George Sand originally wanted to become a nun?
Back in October 2014, I wrote a review of French Illusions by Linda Kovic-Skow. The memoir related Linda’s disastrous experience as an au-pair in the Loire Valley. Now the author… Read More »French Illusions: From Tours to Paris by Linda Kovic-Skow