What to Read
A variety of resources to find your next book.
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Book Club Kits are available for your book club to checkout. Each kit contains ten copies of the book, plus a discussion sheet. Kits are shelved at the Marguerite deAngeli Branch.
Friday Book Club Discussion an opportunity for adults to share an interest in reading. This book discussion book group meets the fourth Friday of each month at 11 a.m. at Marguerite deAngeli branch. Registration is not a requirement and new members are always welcome. Book Club Brochure.
Otter Lake Book Club meets every third Thursday at 7pm in Otter Lake.
Join our online book club, where you can read chapters in your email from each week's featured book.
Over a dozen genres to choose from. Sponsored by Friends of Marguerite deAngeli Library.
Bestsellers and Book Lists
Award-winning and Definitive Book Lists:
From the Lists of Bests site: a, including award-winners:
Not to be missed:
- The 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1990-2000
- BBC's "The Big Read" - Top 100 Books
- The Guardian's 100 Best Books of All Time
- And ...
Other Resources & Databases
What's Next?: Books In Series Database by Kent District Library
Michigan Authors and Illustrators Biographical and contact information.
Guys Read literacy program for boys
From the New York Times and Powell's City of Books
- The latest news about books and reviews.
- Check out daily book reviews from Powell's City of Books.
- Read up on what NPR has to say about the latest books and interesting authors.