ABOUT THE BOOK Paris is a beautiful city, and the following collection of photographs displays the many facets of that beauty. As the long-time capital of France, Paris is a city that is rich in history. A big reason Paris is such a beautiful city is the number of different historical buildings and landmarks throughout the city, which give it a unique character. It's not surprising that the city is a center for culture and higher learning. Paris is a city that continues to move forward while celebrating its rich history, and some of the most beautiful sections of the city are where the past meets the present, such as the Louvre Museum or the stylish look of so many of the Metro stations. MEET THE AUTHOR Alissa Grosso is a young adult novelist, a book sales representative and serves as the personal servant to three ungrateful cats and one needy dog. When she has free time, she usually spends it outside. She lives in New Jersey. More information can be found at her website alissagrosso.com. EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Paris is beloved by tourists around the world. Guided tours abound, but some tourists prefer to see the sights at their own pace. There's so much to see and do, that you'll likely run out of vacation time before you run out of destinations. You won't need to use any vacation time to take a tour of Paris in photographs. Tour iconic Parisian landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame. Stroll along the Champs-Elysees. View famous pieces of art in the world-renowned Louvre museum. Head underground to see the catacombs or step aboard a river boat to cruise down the Seine River. The following photographs will give you a quick tour of Paris, complete with all the beauty that tourists travel the world to see. Buy a copy to keep reading!