The Paris Correspondent

The Paris Correspondent

By Alan S. Cowell

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781590206713, 270pp.

Publication Date: October 12, 2011

The Paris Correspondent is a tribute to journalism, love, and liquor in a turbulent era. Written in riveting prose that captures the changing world of a foreign correspondent's life, Alan S. Cowell's breakout novel is not to be missed. Writing from experience and in homage to Reynolds Packard's Dateline Paris, his razor-sharp and darkly funny style will win readers the world over.

About the Author
Alan S. Cowell was born in England and has been a foreign correspondent for Reuters and "The New York Times" for almost thirty years. He has covered conflicts in the Middle East and Africa and, in 1985, was awarded the prestigious George Polk Award for reporting in South Africa, whence he was expelled by the apartheid regime in 1987. He is married with three children and lives in London.