Join us



Valérie Perrin

Photo © Valentin Lauvergne

Valérie Perrin

Valérie Perrin is a photographer and screenwriter who works with Claude Lelouch. Her first novel, Les Oubliés du Dimanche, as won numerous prizes, including the 2016 Lire Élire and Poulet-Malassis prizes.

All Valérie Perrin's books

Upcoming events

Join the first Europa Book Club! A virtual book club for lovers of international literature.
Download point-of-sale posters for our key titles of 2020.

Latest reviews

  • “The story fluctuates between extremes with stylish elegance. It is melancholic and yet ebullient...What may on the surface of it appear gloomy and morose, in Perrin’s hands is an appealing indulgence in nature, food and drink, and, above all, friendships.”
    — The Guardian, Jul 20 2020
  • “Fans of Elizabeth Berg will enjoy this thoughtful take on the inner life of an unforgettable woman.”
    — Booklist, Jun 1 2020
  • “Perrin’s English-language debut is a tender and poignant exploration of love, loss, and redemption.”
    — Publishers Weekly, May 13 2020
  • “Colorful and highly enjoyable.”
    — Kirkus Reviews, Apr 1 2020
  • ★“Savor every page of Valérie Perrin’s irresistible novel, which, despite its deaths, betrayals, and affairs, is a triumphant celebration of life and love.”
    — ForeWord Reviews, Mar 2 2020
  • “It’s such a great story about love, loss, grief.”
    — Literary Hoarders, Jan 20 2020


Join Our Newsletter and receive a FREE eBook!

Stay updated on Europa’s forthcoming releases, author tours and major news.

Are you a bookseller? Click here!