Idea Exchange has a small collection of books in other languages.
Find French, Portuguese, German and Spanish books for adults at Idea Exchange Queens Square. French books and kits for children are available at all locations. Listen and read along to French and Spanish children's books at TumbleBook Library.
We are happy to request books in other languages for you from libraries outside of Cambridge through a free program called Interlibrary Loan. Please call or email us to find out how borrow books in your language.
Books in French
Here are a few books in French you may enjoy:
Browse through these lists to find more books for adults or children:
- Books in French for adults
- Children's picture books in French
- Children's short chapter books in French
- Children's chapter books in French
Books in Portuguese
Idea Exchange Queens Square has a large number of paperback romances in Portuguese and a small number of hardcover books. Click on the link below to see the available books:
Books in German
Idea Exchange Queens Square has a small number of books in German:
Books in Spanish
Idea Exchange Queens Square has a small number of books in Spanish:
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Read along with your favourite stories with Tumble Book Library, an online collection of picture books for young and middle readers. Titles include Caillou, The Paper Bag Princess and many more. Always available.
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