Resources for French

A member of the Bilingual Families mailing list has stated that French-language Disney videos in PAL format (France uses SECAM) are available at many video stores in the UK. PAL format tapes from Galimard Jeunesse are also available at FNAC stores in France and the European Bookshop in London, UK.

La Cite'
2306 Westwood Blvd
P.O. Box 64504
Los Angeles, CA 90064
phone (310) 475-0658
A variety of French-language materials

Continental Books
1103 46th St.
Long Island City, NY 11101 USA
Books in German, French, and Spanish

Children's Book and Music Center
2500 Santa Monica Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90404 USA
French and Spanish classics

Larousse and Co.
572 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10036 USA
French and Spanish books

18, rue Ernest et Henri Rousselle
75013 PARIS
Tel: 33 1 45 89 42 59
A French bookstore that delivers world-wide

Broderbund Europe A list of children's software available in UK English, French, German and Japanese (e-mail:

Premiers pas sur Internet A variety of resources for families. Click on "Comptines" for lots of French children's songs and nursery rhymes, some with music.

Alapage (which has a mirror site): French books, music, and videos.