I want you to meet my latest coffee companion. I was attracted by the quirky artwork on the cover at first, later by what was on the inside. I laid it back on the bookshop table where it continued to look up at me. Walking away I knew I would return and make it mine. But when I returned it was gone, and so my own search had begun.
The story is about bookseller Laurent Letellier, who finds an abandoned handbag on a Parisian street. The bag contains no contact information. But some handwritten notes in a small red notebook reveals a person Laurent would very much like to meet. How is he to find one woman in a city of millions?