By Carmen-Francesca Banciu,Abigail Fagan

Her strategies truly revolved round Paris, stoking the hearth of her mind's eye. Paris, the dream of a urban that stored her going. but she selected the unfinished urban of Berlin, a urban of switch and aspiration: A reflect of her personal improvement and symbolic for arrival in a brand new international.
Romanian writer Carmen-Francesca Banciu has lived in Berlin when you consider that 1991 and has because develop into part of the town herself. In her autobiographical studies and literary miniatures, she immerses herself within the lifetime of the city, visits captivating localities from global background, and tells of her encounters with attention-grabbing and distinctive humans. She whisks readers away to her favourite cafes, is going on trips of discovery via dreamy courtyards, and indicates how Paris should be forgotten during this New Berlin.
Melancholic, jovial, and idiosyncratic tales of existence among cultures and of a urban that's once more commencing to exude cosmopolitan air.

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