Wine, Cheese and Books: Natasha Lester launches The Riviera House

Enjoy nibbles and wine as Natasha Lester presents an intimate discussion of her latest masterpiece of historical fiction – The Riviera House.

For adults.

This session will be held in the Events Room, Belmont Hub

Natasha Lester is the New York Times best-selling author of The Paris Seamstress, The French Photographer and The Paris Secret, and a former marketing executive for L’Oréal. Her novels have been translated into many different languages and are published all around the world. Her new book the Riveria House is inspired by real historical events.

Book sales and signing will be available after the event.

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About the Book

Paris, 1939 While working at the Louvre, Éliane Dufort falls for talented painter Xavier. But when the Nazis occupy the city, Xavier leaves for England and Éliane must send her sisters to the country. Broken-hearted, she finds herself working with the mysterious Rose Valland on a dangerous secret mission for the French Resistance: to record all the priceless national treasures the Germans are stealing.

Present Day: Desperate to escape her grief, Remy Lang arrives at a stunning private estate on the French Riviera. While working on her vintage fashion business, she discovers a catalogue of artworks stolen during World War II and is shocked to see a painting that hung on her childhood bedroom wall in Sydney. Who is her family, really?

And does the Riviera house hold more secrets than Remy is ready to face?

Please note: Attendees will be required to practice appropriate physical distancing for the duration of the event. Do not attend if you have any flu-like symptoms.


Events Room, Belmont Hub, 213 Wright Street


27 October 2021


5:30 PM - 6:45 PM



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