The original novel, "La valise noire aux nœuds roses," was an immediate success and continues to capture the hearts of French readers across the world.
Laure is in the twilight of her life when she embarks on a search for her long-lost brother...little does she know that a chance encounter with five women will send her on the mission of a lifetime. A feel-good story with plenty of unexpected twists and turns.
“Laure lost sight of Paul seventy years ago.
Now she is leaving New York to search for him in Paris…Little does she know that an unexpected encounter will bring five women into her life— and into her investigation!
Five women, five personalities, and a story that unfolds at the pace of a thriller. A combination of twists and turns, endearing characters, and touching sentiment.
Here is the story of how a black suitcase with pink bows can alter the course of destiny and set off the adventure of a lifetime.”
French-born author Sandrine Mehrez Kukurudz has been living in the United States since 2006.
‘I am a French writer and Franco-American events producer who has been living in the USA for the past 14 years, 7 of which in New York. I poured all of my passion into this adventuresome novel that will have you reading your way to faraway destinations, confinement and all!
My characters will show you around the France of my youth and my present-day American life.”
She and her husband run a public relations agency known for organizing numerous events promoting Franco-American friendship.