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French Book Sale

Get ready for the biggest FRENCH BOOK SALE of the year.
Novels, Comic Books, DVDs, CDs, Art books, Old editions, Children’s picture books, magazines & many more treasures at drastically reduced prices
Sat 17 Jan 2015 | from 12am
Here is also your chance to get one of our bespoke bags as you
might take home more than you expect!

Le Jour le Plus Court

The Winter Solstice will occur on Dec. 21, marking the shortest day and longest night of the year and the start of winter. La Mediatheque celebrates with a special selection of short stories, short films.

Our hearts skip a beat for this selection of documents

Our Cinema specialist’s choices

Our Children’s Librarian likes

Our Comics specialist says

Our Language Students expert recommends

Our Music expert recommends

  • Le sacre du printemps. Les Siècles, François-Xavier Roth. Actes Sud, 2014 | CD
    Live recording of François-Xavier Roth’s orchestra, les Siècles, performing one of the great scores that Stravinsky composed for the Paris seasons of Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes before the first world war. All played, as is the Siècles way, on instruments that come as close as is possible to those used at their first performances.
  • Songs of Time Lost. Piers Faccini, Vincent Ségal. No Format, 2014 | CD
    Piers Faccini and his lean guitar picking find a perfect match in his old cellist friend Vincent Segal. The duo drift nonchalantly across genres, covering traditional songs from all over the world as well as offering tunes of their own. The balance of tradition and innovation, intimate vocals and plaintive cello is perfect.
  • Live in Concert. Manu Katché. Act Music, 2014 | CD
    This warm, engaging and melodic album, recorded at the New Morning club in Paris, catches the sense of power-in-reserve that makes drummer Manu Katché’s live shows irresistible. Simple ballads and soul-anthems glinting with Katché’s delicate bell-sounds and slinky grooves.

News: La Médiathèque’s new bags!

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Make your trips to & from the library easier!
Get a sturdy, well-designed canvas bag for your books, CDs, & DVDs, printed with Charlotte DuJour’s special design from La Médiathèque for only 3£.

FOCUS : Celebrating the “Grande Guerre” Centenary (1914-2014)

2014 marks 100 years since the start of the First World War.
This year, visit La Mediatheque, to learn about the First World War through the voices, books and pictures of those who were there.

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