10 April 2022

La Présidentielle 2022 in the American Library in Paris

Sunday 10 April saw the first round of the 2022 French Presidential election, with voters across France’s 101 départments heading to the polls to vote for […]
29 March 2022

So, You Think You’re Smarter than the Average YA Reader?

At the 10th Annual Literary Reaping, teens traveled through District 12, to the ruins of apocalyptic Chicago, then all the way to 1980s Iran to test their YA Literature knowledge!
29 March 2022
Kwame Alexander and Celeste in conversation at the American Library in Paris

Kwame Alexander at the Library: Poetry, Basketball, and Earl Grey Tea

By Claire Hargreaves Kwame Alexander, New York Times-bestselling author, poet, publisher, and previous American Library speaker in 2018, returned to the Library on Thursday 17 March […]
12 March 2022

Joan Koenig on the Power of Music

by Pallas-Amenah Morgan On a cloudy Saturday morning, the sound of drums, tambourines, maracas and horns could be heard coming from the Children’s Library at The […]