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                                           Just Arrived:
                            2022 !!
 LIGHT UP THE NEW YEAR with 52 weeks of Gallic style and romantic discovery in the 34th anniversary edition of the much-loved French Country Diary, an elegant, clothbound desk diary featuring lush photography and captivating details about France's hidden treasures. From an art-restorer's cozy cottage in Provence to a sun-washed villa on the rugged coast of Normandy, every week reveals a beguiling destination. 

Celebrate France every week with the 34th edition of the iconic French Country Diary, a stunning new edition for 2022 published by Abrams Books. From a noble estate in Normandy with a 16th-century dovecote, to a florist's home in Le Perche, where he raises "Yves Piaget" roses; from a lavish spa in Bordeaux's wine country to a Directoire mansion in Paris, here is the best of French art de vivre. Ample space for notes, a ribbon marker, and address pages enhance this unique calendar.  Memorable stops include the historic town of Provins, lush with antique roses in the spring; a romantic Alpine hotel where breakfast includes heart-shaped waffles; and the vividly-hued Riviera port of Villefranche-sur-Mer in late summer. Explore this gorgeously photographed year in La Belle France, every week rich with design ideas and travel inspiration. Ample space for notes, a grosgrain ribbon marker,  address pages, and a detailed "Sources" guide at the end for planning your own trips, enhance this beautiful, much-loved calendar. 
ABOUT THE AUTHORS Linda Dannenberg is the noted lifestyle and design author of 12 books exploring French lifestyle, design, and cuisine. Guillaume de Laubier is one of France's foremost decorative arts and lifestyle photographers. 
The French Country Diary 2022 is available from bookstores nationwide, from Amazon, and Barnes & Noble, among other sources. To order signed copies from the author, contact artsandstylepublishing@gmail.com 
The interior hard-cover of our 2022 edition of the French Country Diary is embellished by an elegant, linen-textured red floral print called "Pensées" from the famed Provençal textile company, Les Olivades.
Each of the week-at-a-glance spreads offers a vignette of the French countryside, including gardens, private homes, villages and inspiring landscapes.This year's edition of the much-loved Diary takes you from the lavendar-scented landscape and medieval towns of Provence's Luberon region; to the Channel coast of Normandy, where the rural routes along the coast lead to memorable discoveries of historic ports and hidden gardens, and to Paris, always, l'amour parfait.  Throughout the year we visit some of France's most beautiful private homes full of fabulous design ideas -- a noble estate in Normandy with a 16th-century dovecote; a florist's home in Le Perche, an antiquaire's colorful town house in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, and a lavishly detailed historic Directoire mansion in Paris.
   Design elements are as handsome as ever. Lush, four-color endpapers, generous space for jotting daily notes, a ribbon stitched in to mark each week, and back matter that includes decorative address pages are what the Diary's worldwide legion of fans have come to expect.
A few copies still available....
The FRENCH COUNTRY DIARY is an annual treasure published by Abrams Books.  Created by noted design writer Linda Dannenberg, with dazzling photographs by esteemed French decorative arts photographer Guillaume de Laubier, this sought-after  engagement calendar, a true collectible year after year for so many long-time fans,  also serves as design inspiration and a travel guide to the more than 25,000 passionate Francophiles who never start the New Year without it. Extensive "Sources" pages provide detailed information and travel contacts for locations featured in the 58 photographs. Available online from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. 
Decorative mini-calendars at the back of the Diary let you see the current year and the next at a glance.
Copies of earlier editions of the French Country Diary are still available for some years from Amazon and from frenchcountrydiary.com.

artsandstylepublishing@gmail.com; Telephone: 914-232-9451; Arts & Style Publishing, P.O. Box 495, Katonah, NY 10536. Personally inscribed copies available upon request.