Purchase the Handbook

The most current (2018) Bloom Where You’re Planted book for English-speaking expatriates in France is available for sale via this website and at the American Church in Paris.

This invaluable book is packed with helpful resources and practical information on all kinds of subjects: using the public transportation system in Paris, finding an English-speaking doctor, getting the right cut of meat from your local butcher, connecting with the best school for your children, enjoying the vast cultural opportunities in France, practicing your favorite sport and much more. Even those who’ve been in France for a while will find something interesting in the Bloom Where You’re Planted book.

A printed copy of the 2018 edition can be purchased for 25 euros (by check or cash) at the American Church in Paris reception desk daily between 9h00 and 22h00 or at the Sunday Welcome Table between church services from 10h00 to 12h45.  Directions to the American Church in Paris here..

It’s also possible to download, via the link below, a mail-order form to print, fill out and mail to the Church with your payment by check (no payment by credit/debit card at this time). Your book will be shipped to you as soon as possible after the receipt of your payment (the mail-order purchase price includes postage).

Link to book purchase form for delivery.

Books picked up at the church avoid shipping charges, and ordering larger quantities offers even more attractive prices. Click on the link below to download the form for bulk purchases.

Link to bulk order purchase form. (Bulk orders must be picked up at the American Church.)

For the first time since the initial publication of the Bloom Where You’re Planted book in 1970, the 2018 edition is also available in the form of an e-book that can be purchased on Amazon in the currency of your own country. You may either log on to your personal Amazon account or click on one of these links: amazon.com and amazon.fr.