This delightful little book and toy store has been transported from Paris and dropped into Manhattan.
La Librairie des Enfants
163 East 92nd Street
New York, NY 10128
I have been in La Librairie des Enfants bookstore many times on my walking project, “MywalkinManhattan” (Day Ninety-the Upper East Side) when visiting the Upper East Side and it is like being in a small, comfortable bookstore from a trendy neighborhood in Paris that was dropped right into the heart of Manhattan. Even the outside of the store looks Parisian.
Inside you will find the most wonderful and whimsical merchandise straight from France. The books are the latest titles by French authors translated into English or in French for the children ready for the challenge of a new language. European authors have a different perspective on children’s development and it shows in the wording and artwork of their books which seems to challenge the children to use their…
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