What to Read
A variety of resources to find your next book.
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.
Bestsellers and Book Lists
Award-winning and Definitive Book Lists
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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
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Greasy Rider: Two Dudes, One Fast-Food-Fueled Car, and a Cross-Country Trip in Search of a Greener Future
Two friends set across the United States in their previously diesel-fueled car that was converted to run on cooking oil in order to examine alternatives for cleaner energy. The friends learn that Al Gore lives in an energy-hogging mansio...
This book is beautifully written and I learned a great deal about what happened in Russia during the reign of Stalin. My favorite book, of late. ~LDL Staff
Fast-paced, this book is hard to put down. ~LDL Staff