National Bestseller

What French Women Know: About Love, Sex and Other Matters of the Heart and Mind


"Ollivier is sure to dazzle any reader with a fondness for French women with this batch of anecdotes and corresponding hypotheses, drizzled with a winning combination of sarcasm and wit."

Publishers Weekly



National bestseller

Mothers Who Think: Tales of Real-Life Parenthood

(forward by Anne Lamott)


"A must-read for anyone contemplating motherhood and a bible for all of us whose lives have been warped, splendored, and expanded by our dear little ones." 

- Austin Chronicle




Entre Nous: A Woman's Guide to Finding Her Inner French Girl


"Ollivier spent a decade in France and learned a thing or two about how French women cultivate that sense of being easy in one's skin...(she) helps us bridge the cultural gap." - Seattle Times



Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Talk About Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race & Themselves


"Smart, touching, and often provocative." - People