Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Nov 24, 2014 ahead of the publication of her book, thank you for the moment, in english, former first lady of france, valerie trierweiler spoke to kirsty wark in paris about life in the elysee palace, her. Sep 05, 2014 valerie trierweilers book is captivating france for all the wrong reasons kim willsher. Click and collect from your local waterstones or get free uk delivery on orders over. Frances hollande hurt by trierweiler poor claim bbc news. Sep 04, 2014 this book is about the relationship between francois and valerie, a few mentions of the highs followed by several mentions of the lows. She was the presidents partner for nine years until a magazine revealed his affair with. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. Hollande and trierweiler still an item, book claims. Hollande was reportedly unaware trierweiler was penning the 330page book, entitled merci pour ce moment thank you for the moment, about her time as. Valerie trierweiler, french presidents former partner. But, according to a new biography, it looks like the president wasnt ms. Apr 14, 2017 hell hath no fury like valerie trierweiler, the french presidents ex.
Trierweiler has told of her shock at the revelations describing it as being hit by a high speed train. This page was last edited on 6 october 2019, at 01. French first lady valerie trierweiler attends the chanel show as part of paris fashion week hautecouture fallwinter at grand palais on july 20 in paris, france. I tend to take a neutral view, in such matters, these days, and i can see how their relationship ended on a sour note, and i felt for her, but it got a little too bitter for my tastes at times. Paristhe former companion of francois hollande, french journalist valerie trierweiler, has published a 320page tellall book about her time at the elysee palace, threatening to undermine. Hollandes ex writes about klimts jewish mistress french presidents former girlfriend valerie trierweiler pens new book inspired by the torrid affair of famed painter. She fronted the weekly political talk show le grand 8 until 2007 and with mikael guedj has cohosted the weekly show politiquement parlant politically speaking since september of that year. Valerie trierweilers book is captivating france for all. Valerie trierweiler did not attempt suicide over hollande. Born valerie massoneau, shes the fifth of six children. Hell hath no fury like valerie trierweiler, the french presidents ex. She has hosted political talk shows and has contributed to paris match. This book is about the relationship between francois and valerie, a few mentions of the highs followed by several mentions of the lows. Trierweiler studied history and political sciences at the sorbonne in paris, and finished these with a university diploma.
Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. It is impossible not to feel desperately sorry for frances former. Valerie trierweiler, french presidents former partner, spills painful details in new book by eline gordts file in this sept. Jan 30, 2014 humiliated trierweiler says she is considering writing a book about her relationship with french president hollande. Valerie trierweiler considering writing book about. French judges, footballers and an exgirlfriend hit back over. Far from the grandeur of the elysee palace, trierweiler s upbringing was far more regular. Valerie trierweiler s love life has not exactly been private domain since she became frances first unmarried first lady hence the quotation marks. An endorsement from frances first lady causes a stir. Valerie trierweiler has admitted she hasnt ruled out writing a tellall book. The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly. Nov 22, 2014 frances former first lady valerie trierweiler photo. The intrigue between francois hollande, segolene royal, and.
Thank you for this moment by valerie trierweiler, book. Frances former first lady valerie trierweiler spills dirt. The breakdown of valerie trierweilers relationship with french president francois hollande was spread mercilessly across the front pages after photographs exposing his alleged in delity emerged in january 2014. Kindle edition published in 2014, paperback published in 2015, 2352043859 paperback published in 2014, 184954864. Trierweiler, who has three teenage sons and tries to keep them out of the public eye, described herself in the interview as an ordinary woman who struggled to make her professional and private. Hollandes ex, valerie trierweiler, publishes tellall book. It does not even knock politely, but kicks it off its hinges, trampling taboos, totems, rules and privacy in its muckraking wake. The fruit of the festering is her book, which tells her side of the story in painful detail and. Frances first lady, valerie trierweiler, seeks her own path. This scoresettling memoir is a tragic and demeaning tale that shouldnt have been told. She is best known for having been the partner of the president of the french republic, francois hollande, until january 2014. Hollande allies rally over trierweiler book in france. Valerie trierweiler books and biography waterstones. September 10, 2014 by jacqueline dubois pasquier france as a french native used to listening to english conversations, it has always amused me that the english language is peppered with french expressions such as menage a trois or femme fatale.
It wasnt a suicide attempt jump to media player when president hollande was photographed on the back of a scooter at his mistress apartment it was a story that made headlines all. My new years resolution is wait for it to learn english, though i should admit i have broken this promise before. Valerie trierweiler born massonneau, 1965, in angers is a french journalist. Nov 01, 2012 its a sad irony that hollandes personal life may be his downfall, for in the beginning he tended the public image of it so carefully. Youtube, youtube channel, video marketing, youtuber, igtv, erika vieira, video, instagram hatecast clint taylor. Explore books by valerie trierweiler with our selection at. They are just some of the incendiary claims about francois hollande made in a bombshell book written by his discarded first lady that has gone on sale today. Her mother was a cashier, and her father disabled after stepping on a landmine aged. Valerie trierweiler nee massonneau grew up in a council flat in angers. Nov 17, 2014 frances former first lady valerie trierweiler spills dirt on cheating president francois hollande in new book. In 2005, she began to host political talk shows, especially interviews, on the direct 8 television channel. Nov 19, 2014 hell hath no fury like a french first lady scorned. In interviews published today, trierweiler says she fell from a skyscraper when she learned that hollande was having an affair with an actress. Valerie trierweiler talks to newsnight newsnight youtube.
Francois hollande too traumatised by trierweiler to make. Trierweiler took pills over hollande split in france. Frances former first lady valerie trierweiler spills dirt on. Hell hath no fury like valerie trierweiler, the french. However, the march 2020 report has now been confirmed as a complete hoax, the former french first lady is alive and well. Only four people knew that valerie trierweiler, the former first lady of france, was writing a memoir. This file is licensed under the creative commons attributionshare alike 3. French presidents former companion publishes tellall book wsj. In the late 1980s, hollande and royal were the bright. Valerie trierweiler simple english wikipedia, the free. Valerie trierweiler, frances fashionable first lady, is not a limelightseeker in fact, the limelight seeks valerie.
Francois hollande left devastated over valerie trierweiler. Hollande presidency reeling as bombshell book by ex. She was the partner of francois hollande from 2007 until january 2014. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page.
Hollande presidency reeling as bombshell book by expartner trierweiler goes on sale cold, callous and scornful of the poor. The french president says he hasnt read the kissandtell book trierweiler published after they split, in which she portrayed him as a cold and calculating man whose cheating drove her to. A tellall book by french president francois hollandes exgirlfriend and former first lady, valerie trierweiler, was published thursday. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in. In the book, ms trierweiler refers to a tweet she sent backing an opponent of ms royal in local elections which led to widespread criticism from mr hollandes colleagues. The secrecy was such that trierweiler had to conduct the whole operation as though starring in her own cold war espionage drama. Sep 04, 2014 cold, callous and scornful of the poor. We picked through the book, extracting all the juicy and interesting stuffand. Its not totally clear if all of the bookstores featured in those photos are refusing to sell the memoir. Sep 04, 2014 francois hollande is said to be devastated over a book written by expartner valerie trierweiler, which brands the french president callous and cynical. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. Frances former first lady valerie trierweiler spills dirt on cheating president francois hollande in new book. They are just some of the incendiary claims about francois hollande made in a bombshell book written by his discarded first lady that has gone on sale today and left france and his presidency reeling. Thank you for the moment valerie trierweiler, clemence sebag on.
She has been married twice and has three children from her second marriage to journalist denis trierweiler. Labour minister francois rebsamen ruffled some feathers on tuesday when he called for a crack down on jobless benefit fraud. Jan 21, 2016 francois hollande too traumatised by trierweiler to make gayet first lady, says new book mr hollande and julie gayet have turned hiding their relationship into an art form and may have killed. A story of love, power and betrayal by valerie trierweiler, clemence sebag isbn. Merci pour ce moment thank you for this moment is a 2014 bestselling political memoir authored by valerie trierweiler, a french journalist and the former partner of french president francois hollande. After being betrayed and humiliated by french president francois hollande, his furious ex valerie trierweiler is now wreaking revenge on a truly. Francois hollande is said to be devastated over a book written by expartner valerie trierweiler, which brands the french president callous and cynical. Most widely held works about valerie trierweiler thank you for the moment. Nov 23, 2014 valerie trierweiler talks to elizabeth day about being betrayed and humiliated by president hollande, her supposed suicide attempt, and why first ladies come last in french politics. Comes after french president had twoyear affair with actress julie gayet. Mar 22, 2020 news of journalist valerie trierweilers death spread quickly earlier this week, causing concern among fans across the world.1340 87 1541 675 795 1241 165 352 768 783 86 147 887 589 1265 490 1363 213 1457 1145 964 307 1207 1562 604 1065 640 641 512 196 820 14 1019 749 144 781 499 1357