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Textbook Information


Brick and Mortar Stores:  There is one area bookstore that carries most of the required textbooks. Contact them for availability of books and hours prior to visiting.
EUROPEAN BOOKS & MEDIA
6600 Shattuck Avenue (two blocks from Ashby BART Station)
Oakland CA 94609
415.474.0626
www.europeanbook.com

Online Ordering:  Following are some online merchants from whom the required textbooks and novels are available.
www.bookdepository.co.uk (UK - Frequently offers free shipping worldwide.)
www.fnac.com (France)
www.amazon.fr (France)
www.amazon.com (USA)
www.abebooks.com (New and used books from merchants worldwide.)


Required Texts Catalog Information

Beginner & Beginner Plus
Festival Level 1 (Methode de Francais) Textbook (French Edition)
Festival Level 1 (Methode de Francais) Cahier d'exercises (French Edition)
Available from (publisher):  CLE International
Retail Price:  $40 to $50 for both books.

The best place to purchase these books is usually on amazon.com. 

Beginner Grammar Review
The supplementary CDs are optional.

Beginner Vocabulary & Usage
Vocabulaire progressif du français : Niveau Débutant 
Available from (publisher):  CLE International
Retail Price:  from $25 to $45

TheVocabulaire progressif series of exercise books is color-coded; Niveau Débutant has a yellow cover.

Intermediate 
Festival Level 2 (Methode de Francais) Textbook (French Edition)
Festival Level 2 (Methode de Francais) Cahier d'exercises (French Edition)
Available from (publisher): CLE International
Retail Price: $40 to $55 for both books.

The best place to purchase these books is usually on amazon.com. 

Intermediate Plus
LExercisier: Manuel dexpression francaise, 2nd edition
Available from Amazon and from other online retailers.  Please see “Online Ordering” section above for additional purchasing options.  Publisher:  PUG
Retail Price:  varies by vendor

Intermediate Intensive
Une Fois pour toutes: Une révision des structures essentielles de la langue française, 2e éd.
Available from (publisher):  Pearson Prentice Hall, USA
Retail Price:  from $45 to $95

Several reputable publishers print the Une Fois pour toutes textbook. Used or partially used copies are acceptable for class use. Be sure to purchase the Second Edition (Deuxième édition).

Intermediate Grammar Review
450 Nouveaux Exercices, Grammaire Niveau Intermédiaire
Available from (publisher):  CLE International
Retail Price:  from $20 to $25

The 450 Exercises series of exercise books is color-coded; Niveau Intermédiare has a blue cover. The supplementary CDs are optional.

Intermediate Vocabulary & Usage
Vocabulaire progressif du français : Niveau Intermédiaire
Available from (publisher):  CLE International
Retail Price:  from $25 to $45

The Vocabulaire progressif series of exercise books is color-coded; Niveau Intermédiare has a red cover.

Avancé
Exerçons-nous : Grammaire 350 exercices niveau supérieur I, cours de civilisation française de la Sorbonne
Available from (publisher):  Hachette
Retail Price:  $30 to $35

The Exerçons-nous series of exercise books from Hachette is color-coded; Niveau supérieur I  has a light yellow-green cover.

Avancé Plus
Exerçons-nous : Grammaire 350 exercices niveau supérieur II, cours de civilisation française de la Sorbonne
Available from (publisher):  Hachette
Retail Price:  $30 to $35

The Exerçons-nous series of exercise books from Hachette is color-coded; Niveau supérieur II  has a dark green cover.

Grammaire Avancée and Traduction
LExercisier: Manuel dexpression francaise, 2nd edition
Available from Amazon and from other online retailers.  Please see “Online Ordering” section above for additional purchasing options.  Publisher:  PUG
Retail Price:  varies by vendor

Français des affaires
Vocabulaire progressif du français des affaires
by Jean-Luc Penfornis
Available from (publisher):  CLE International
Retail Price:  $25 to $30

The price range listed is for used or new copies. Used copies are acceptable for class use.