The Pleasing Hour
If you're anxiously awaiting Lily King's March release, catch up on her previous works starting with this debut, about a young American au pair heading to Paris to work with a family who becomes her "trouble and salvation" based on the author's own experiences while traveling through France and Spain as an au pair.
Fleeing a devastating personal loss, a young American woman heads to Paris to work as an au pair and finds both trouble and salvation within the Tivot family. A first novel. 35,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo. Tour.