Josie Sampson

Josie Sampson

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Colleen's Paris | A Guide to Paris for Lovers of Literature

Paris: the city that has spent centuries inspiring artists, writers, musicians, photographers and filmmakers alike – and within minutes of wandering the streets of the City of Light, it is not hard to see why.

If, like me, it is literature in particular that tickles your artistic fancy, you are in luck. Home to around 1000 bookshops in the city and almost 100 libraries, Paris boasts an impressive literary history, having been home to the great writers, both past and present.

Here’s where to head to follow in their footsteps for yourself.