L‘étagère du bas is a children’s publisher specializing in picture books. like our name —The lower shelf — our books address children on their own level, accessibly empowering them in their perceptions of the world around them. beautiful books with powerful, tender, funny writing and stories to help children navigate life. our every book is a labor of love, painstakingly crafted. our catalogue includes French originals and translations of swedish work (ancient and contemporary). Founded in 2016, with 40 titles currently in our catalogue.