By Mort Rosenblum
Mort Rosenblum, a celebrated overseas correspondent, invitations us aboard his fifty-four-foot release tied up within the heart of Paris and introduces us to the characters who proportion his existence alongside the river, starting from eccentric motion picture stars and reclusive novelists to barge households simply scraping through. He then hauls within the bow line for an unforgettable travel of the river itself from its resource to its mouth. The mystery lifetime of the Seine is a love tale among guy and boat and the river that they continue to exist, a discourse at the sensual great thing about France and the artwork of dwelling good. within the culture of A yr in Provence, less than the Tuscan Sun, and Paris to the Moon, here's what Garry Trudeau referred to as "a transportable ceremonial dinner [with] a best pace of 5 knots—fast adequate for enjoyable, languid adequate for dreaming. make a journey you'll by no means take: this can be what books are for."