Diversity in Graphic Novels

Ahead of a panel reuniting thriving comic book artists to discuss the lack of diversity in the artform, we have selected a few comics...

Stories to celebrate Earth Day

Every year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. Fast forward to 2021,...

The legacy of Serge Gainsbourg

Gainsbourg was a controversial figure who left a permanent mark on French society. Some of his media outbursts and provocations have not...

Burgess Grant results for 2021

It’s that time of year again! The Burgess committee has met and decided which translation projects would be supported in 2021 and 2022....

Reading Nights

The French Reading Nights, taking place from Thursday 21 to Sunday 24 January 2021, were created by the Ministry of Culture to celebrate...

2020 | Best children's books (6+)

Discover our favourite picks for older kids and teenagers, from stories empowering women in our nowaday world or in the prehistory, to...

2020 | Best music albums

Here is a selection of 2020 releases that helped us get through the year, which you might have missed while you were busy trying to make sen

2020 | Best children's books (0-6)

Here are our librarians' picks for the best picture books of 2020 and there is one for every taste! Younger ones can discover classic or...