Not-For-Parents Paris


by Lonely Planet (Author)

Book Cover for Not-For-Parents Paris

   Book 4   
Pages: 96

This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world’s most famous cities – Paris. In this book you’ll hear fascinating tales about creepy stone gargoyles, ghostly railway stations, huge castles and amazingly pampered pets.

Check out cool stories about stuffed animals, caves filled with bones and the deadly guillotine. You’ll find cyclists, junk collectors and musicians, and snails on the menu for dinner.

Where can you pretend you’re at the beach in the middle of the city?
Who smiles at 6 million people a year?
Who had her own life-size village built just to play in?
Which famous building was built inside out?

This book shows you a Paris your parents probably don’t even know about! Featuring over 12,000 words and 400 photos, maps and illustrations, Not-For-Parents Paris opens up a world of intriguing stories and fascinating facts about one of the world 's most exciting cities.

Lonely Planet Not For Parents Series—Summary and Book Order


Series: Lonely Planet Not For Parents
Reading level: 8+
Books in series: 17
Read in order? No
Next release: Finished
Tags: non fiction  culture  historical  adventure 

 Print series book list

Books in series order


1.   The Not-For-Parents Travel Book  (2011)
2.   Not-For-Parents Rome  (2011)
3.   Not-For-Parents London  (2011)
4.   Not-For-Parents Paris  (2011)
5.   Not-For-Parents New York City  (2011)
6.   Not-For-Parents Great Britain  (2012)
7.   Not-For-Parents China  (2012)
8.   Not-For-Parents Australia  (2012)
9.   Not-For-Parents USA  (2012)
10.   Not-For-Parents Africa  (2013)
11.   Not-For-Parents South America  (2013)
12.   Not-For-Parents Europe  (2013)
13.   Not-For-Parents Asia  (2013)
+   Extreme Planet  (2012)
+   How to be a World Explorer  (2012)
+   The Real Wonders of the World  (2013)
+   How to be a Dinosaur Hunter  (2013)