Nouveaux Livres

Kids' fiction/non-fiction: January 2018

Mille méduses Mille méduses

David, Gwenael ; Wauters, Julia

Cousteau Cousteau

Laureen Boyssou

Mme eiffel Mme eiffel

Alice Briere-Haquet

Monsieur pistache, arrêtez ! Monsieur pistache, arrêtez !

Baer, Julien ; Le Huche, Magali

Coup de Cœur

Monsieur blaireau et madame renarde t.1 ; la rencontre

Tharlet Eve / Lucian

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Ingrid Marquardt
Un jour, deux renardes se retrouvent dans le terrier d’une famille de blaireaux. Quand Madame Renarde explique que des chasseurs ont découvrir leur terrier, Monsieur Blaireau propose que les deux familles partagent le sien. Pendant que les parents tombent amoureux l’un de l’autre, les nouveaux frères et soeurs ne sont pas du tout d’accord! Suivez les aventures et mésaventures de cette famille dans la série BD de Brigitte Luciani et Eve Tharlet.
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Nos Bibliographies pour Enfants

The librarians have created many bibliographies for you to help find resources appropriate for your children, based on their age and interests.

In addition, you can find complete lists of all materials available for readers of every age in our library catalog.


The "Youth" tab on Culturethèque is also a good place to discover interactive eBooks!

Your digital library and newsstand

Culturethèque is an online platform available for free to French Cultural Center members that contains thousands of magazines, eBooks, comic books and children's picture books. This e-library can be accessed 24/7 from any computer, tablet or mobile device in the United States. ​

For Example:

  • Read Le Monde des Ados and Spirou the day they hit the newsstands in France!
  • Explore interactive eBooks on Storyplay'r!
  • Stream tutoring resources for teenagers!
  • Download fiction and non-fiction for young adults!

How to get started

To obtain your ID and password for Culturethèque, please contact the circulation desk via email at , or by calling 617.912.0417, with your name and membership number.

Once you receive the login information, just go to “CONNECT” at the top right of the screen (no need to click "subscribe").

Browse selections of resources in blue tabs, or access the entire collection through the top search bar.

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Nos Magazines

If you are looking for inspiration, magazines can be a good starting point to discover authors and illustrators available in bins and on the shelves.

9 months – 3 years: Picoti
3-7 years: Pomme d’Api
4-8 years: Les Belles Histoires
5-8 years: Toboclic (CD-R)
6 and up: Mes Premiers J’aime Lire
6-8 years: J’apprends à Lire
7-10 years: J’aime Lire
7-11 years: Astrapi
8-12 years: Images Doc
10-15 years: Okapi

Nos films pour enfants

The library has an ever-expanding collection of fiction and non-fiction DVDs for children, including TV shows, documentaries, and short films. On our shelves, you can browse by title or by favorite character, including Babar, Caillou, and Tintin. Members can borrow films for two weeks and can reserve online via our online catalog.

Films for children and families

Using the Library

We welcome everyone to visit the library, browse our collections, and consult the catalog and the librarians. Borrowing privileges are reserved for members of the French Cultural Center.

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