Have you ever dreamed of leaving it all behind and moving to Paris? Jayne Tuttle did just that, living in Paris for over a decade. In Paris or Die, Jayne revisits her adventures from living in a monastery to the vibrant neighbourhoods, studying theatre, and falling in love with a beautiful Frenchman. Plus, of course, an incident that nearly ends it all. Jayne’s uncompromising and sharply funny prose lets us dive into a Paris beyond the postcards.
Reading room discussion: What experience have you had that you would turn into a memoir and why? What genre would it be?