In Conversation: On The Paris Hours

Alex George’s The Paris Hours follows four ordinary people during a single day in 1927 in the City of Lights, and watches as their lives collide. When the quartet’s paths […]


In Conversation: On The Paris Hours

Authors:Alex George, Carol Fitzgerald


Alex George’s The Paris Hours follows four ordinary people during a single day in 1927 in the City of Lights, and watches as their lives collide. When the quartet’s paths finally cross in an unforgettable climax, each discovers if they will finally find what they’re looking for. George examines his protagonists and their foibles with Carol Fitzgerald, president and founder of The Book Report Network and host of the “Bookreporter Talks To” video/podcast series.

This program is presented in partnership with The Book Report Network.

Alex George

A native of England, Alex George Read law at Oxford University and worked for eight years as a corporate lawyer in London and Paris. He has lived in the Midwest of the United States for the last 16 years. He is the founder and director of the Unbound Book Festival and is the owner of Skylark Bookshop, an independent bookstore in downtown Columbia, Missouri. George is the author of The Paris Hours, A Good American and Setting Free the Kites.

Carol Fitzgerald

Carol Fitzgerald is the president and founder of The Book Report Network, a group of websites about books and authors – including Bookreporter.com and ReadingGroupGuides.com – that have been gathering places for a large and devoted community of booklovers since 1996. Known for her in-depth author interviews, in 2019, the company launched the “Bookreporter Talks To” video/podcast series, which she hosts. In 2020, “Bookaccino Live: A Lively Talk About Books” and “Bookaccino Live: A Live Book Group Event” were added to the company’s video programming.

 

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