Why I’ve Decided To Be A Cranky Old Man

How a French novelist helped me to discover the road to personal enlightenment

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A few weeks ago I discovered the works of the contemporary French novelist Aurélie Valognes. Her books are perfect for my reading level so I can zip through each one in a day or so, and I’m learning a variety of colloquial phrases and words I’d likely not otherwise encounter. The characters are well-drawn and…