This year’s Pierce County READS book, the award-winning “The Paris Wife.” by Paula McLain, flew off of the shelves at Pierce County Libraries and community partner libraries and bookstores. In all, people checked out 4,684 print, e-book and audiobook copies of “The Paris Wife” from Pierce County Library during the nine-week community one book program.
McLain shared with the audience how she researched and wrote the book primarily from a Starbucks in Cleveland, Ohio. She used Google maps to see Paris, where she had never travelled. Since her book hit the New York Times best seller… Read More