During winter break of her senior year of college, cartoonist Lucy Knisley and her mother embarked on a six-week adventure in Paris to celebrate milestone birthdays: Lucy's twenty-second, and her mother's fiftieth, each angst-inducing for their own reasons.
Staying in a small rented apartment with plenty of quirks in the fifth arrondissement, they surprise themselves by falling into their new surroundings with an unexpected ease, content filling their days with visits to the market, cafe, and museums.
French Milktells the story of it all through Lucy's illustrations and photos.
Filled with gorgeously charming drawings and photos of the sights, smells, and tastes of the City of Light, French Milkwill make anyone pine for a tall glass of it - with a fondant, of course.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster
- Publication Date: 01/10/2008
- Category: Comics and Graphic Novels
- ISBN: 9781416575344