Please share your non-fiction finds here
Newsmap, la une des journaux variés.
Africanimo Suitable even for near beginners. Lynne has a great post on using these fact files here
L'internaute is a great source of factual and topical material
Le journal des enfants has short topical news articles aimed at French children
as does Les clés de l'actualité junior See year 9, 10-11, and A Level for texts with exercises
Label France -Articles in English from France Diplomatie
Label France- Articles in French from France Diplomatie
Wikinews en français
Children's Digital Library : Series of children's books in many languages.

MSN Readings: in the late 1990's MSN published short cultural readings on France at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level. I printed these off and have slowly been transferring them to my computer. Here are a few of the readings.