Upcoming Book Events

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UPCOMING EVENT DATES (New dates finalized weekly. Check back often.)

PARIS, FRANCE: Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 6-9pm
Club Rayé
26 Rue Dessoubs, 2nd Arrondissement
Club Rayé’s Salon Sessions welcomes Lisa Anselmo, writer, blogger and creative director, who will talk about the journey that led to her memoir, and how the strokes and slaps of expat life in Paris helped her find her true self. Anselmo will be signing copies of her memoir, which will be on sale. Details, here.

Tickets are 15 Euros. Our program starting with Happy Hour from 18h will include a signature cocktail and a access to our guest’s talk at 19h.

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MAY

SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6:30pm
Alliance Française de San Francisco (415.775.7755)
1345 Bush Street
Meet author Lisa Anselmo as she talks about the journey that led to her memoir, and how the strokes and slaps of expat life in Paris helped her find her true self. Anselmo will be signing copies of her memoir, which will be on sale. Details, and to reserve/buy tickets

BUFFALO AREA, NY: Saturday, May 6, 2017, 12-2pm
Barnes and Noble Amherst (716.837.7209)
1565 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Amherst, 14228 (Boulevard Consumer Square)
Stop by and meet Buffalo-born author and travel show host, Lisa Anselmo, and hear the story behind her new memoir My (Part-Time) Paris Life: How Running Away Brought Me Home (Thomas Dunn Books/St. Martin’s Press). Anselmo will be signing copies of her book, which will be on sale.

APRIL

NEW YORK CITY: Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 6:00-7:00pm
Kinokuniya Bookstore NYC (212.869.1700)
1073 6th Avenue (40th & 41st Sts.)
Join author Lisa Anselmo for an intimate conversation about how she found purpose in Paris after the loss of her mother. Anselmo will be signing copies of her memoir, which will be available for sale.
Recap here.

HARTFORD, CT: Sunday, April 23, 2017, 3:00pm
Alliance Française de Hartford (860.340.0837)
75 Charter Oak Ave. #202
Meet author and travel show host, Lisa Anselmo, and hear the story behind her new memoir 
My (Part-Time) Paris Life: How Running Away Brought Me Home (Thomas Dunn Books/St. Martin’s Press). From dating to homeownership in a foreign country, Anselmo shares her heartwarming—and sometimes heartbreaking—tales of learning to live like a local in the City of Light. Anselmo will be signing copies of her memoir, which will be available for sale at the event.

NEW YORK CITY: Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 6:30pm
New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan Library (212.340.0837)
455 Fifth Avenue, 6th floor
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This illustrated lecture explores one woman’s search for peace and meaning, and how the ups and downs of expat life in Paris taught her to let go of fear, find self-worth, and create real lasting happiness in the City of Light. View presentation here.

PARIS: Thursday, February 23, 2017, 6:00pm
WH Smith Paris
248 Rue de Rivoli, 1st Arr.
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Meet author Lisa Anselmo as she talks about the journey that led to her memoir, and how the strokes and slaps of expat life in Paris helped her find her true self. Anselmo will be signing copies of her memoir, which will be on sale. 

PARIS: Monday, February 13, 2017, 7:00-9:00pm
Drinking and Reading with Lisa Anselmo THIS EVENT IS FULL
Villa Madame (Meet at the bar Le Cattleya Mademoiselle)
44 rue Madame, 6th Arr.

Meet author Lisa Anselmo in this intimate setting for a special reading and chat about her new memoir, My (Part-Time) Paris Life.
Cash bar, but no fee to attend. SPACE IS LIMITED.

PARIS: Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 6:30-8:30pm
Valentine Book Signing with Lisa Anselmo, Craig Carlson & Lily Heise
La Cuisine Paris
80 Quai de l’Hôtel de Ville, 4th Arr.
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Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day present for your book-loving chéri/e? Would you like some pre-Valentine’s cheer in good company? Join writers Lily Heise (Je T’Aime…Maybe), Craig Carlson (Pancakes in Paris), and Lisa Anselmo (My (Part-Time) Paris Life), who will be presenting and signing copies of their recently released books that share a common love of Paris. Enjoy an apéro—wine and pancakes!—and pick up a signed book for your sweetheart.
Event is FREE.

2016 DATES

PARIS: Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, 7:15pm
Patricia’s Paris Soirées
(Location given upon RSVP)

Meet Lisa Anselmo, author of the new memoir, My (Part-Time) Paris Life: How Running Away Brought Me Home. Lisa will share her expat (mis)adventures, and talk about why a reckless apartment purchase was the most empowering thing she’s ever done.
Presentation includes dinner, 25 euros.
Reserve your place via: parissoirees@gmail.com
http://www.patriciasparissoirees.com

PARIS: Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, 3:00pm
Adrian Leeds Après Midi
Cafe de la Mairie, 51 Rue de Bretagne (cor of Rue des Archives)

See images here. A conversation with Lisa Anselmo, author of the new memoir, My (Part-Time) Paris Life: How Running Away Brought Me Home. Get the story behind the story, and learn Lisa’s 5 Keys to a Happier Life. Event is FREE; no RSVP required http://adrianleeds.com/events/apres-midi

Anselmo reading from her new memoir to a standing room-only crowd at Adrian Leeds Après-Midi in Paris.

Anselmo reading from her new memoir to a standing-room-only crowd at Adrian Leeds Après-Midi in Paris.