Staff Picks

Staff Picks

Monthly Staff Picks

Monthly Staff Picks

Play Ball!

Chapter books featuring baseball.

IF YOU LIKED... The Paris Library

YOU'LL LIKE THESE BECAUSE... they're fascinating stories of everyday courage in occupied Paris during WWII.

The Push

The books on this list are psychological thrillers, with grit and suspense.

The Midnight Library

Do you like time travel novels not too heavy on science, alternate reality stories, books set in libraries or what-if stories?

Let It Snow Reading Recommendations

Monthly Staff Picks

Modern Retellings of Classic Novels

New reimaginings of classic, beloved tales. For both adult and teen readers.

Memoirs You May Have Missed

Memoirs and biographies that might not have gotten much attention in recent years.

Diverse Authors

Read a book by a diverse author for Let It Snow 2021.

Staff Favorites 

Popular Culture

Play Ball!

Chapter books featuring baseball.

A Good Planet is Hard to Find

Earth Day inspired books for all ages to help you learn about and protect our home planet.

Mexican Whiteboy

teen fiction with a sports element.

IF YOU LIKED... The Paris Library

YOU'LL LIKE THESE BECAUSE... they're fascinating stories of everyday courage in occupied Paris during WWII.

Popular Nonfiction 

Popular Culture

A Good Planet is Hard to Find

Earth Day inspired books for all ages to help you learn about and protect our home planet.

IF YOU LIKED... The Paris Library

YOU'LL LIKE THESE BECAUSE... they're fascinating stories of everyday courage in occupied Paris during WWII.

Beginning your growing season

Take a chance on these non-fiction titles to get a jump on turning this Spring into a personal growing season.

Girls Run the World!

Nonfiction books about strong, creative, brave women.

Equity Diversity and Inclusion

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Mexican Whiteboy

teen fiction with a sports element.

Good Books You May Have Missed

Popular Culture

The Push

The books on this list are psychological thrillers, with grit and suspense.

The Midnight Library

Do you like time travel novels not too heavy on science, alternate reality stories, books set in libraries or what-if stories?

Untamed

Unleash your inner cheetah and make a shift. Warning: These titles may trigger a radical transformation.

What to Read Next: Untamed

If you’ve been on any book review sites or social media pages lately, you know that everyone is buzzing about Glennon Doyle’s new…

Michigan Literature

Popular Culture

Michigan Studies Study Guide

Books, DVDs, and database resources for kids doing a report on Michigan.

Audiobooks

Popular Culture

IF YOU LIKED... The Paris Library

YOU'LL LIKE THESE BECAUSE... they're fascinating stories of everyday courage in occupied Paris during WWII.

Beginning your growing season

Take a chance on these non-fiction titles to get a jump on turning this Spring into a personal growing season.

The Push

The books on this list are psychological thrillers, with grit and suspense.

The Midnight Library

Do you like time travel novels not too heavy on science, alternate reality stories, books set in libraries or what-if stories?

Young Readers

Popular Culture

Play Ball!

Chapter books featuring baseball.

A Good Planet is Hard to Find

Earth Day inspired books for all ages to help you learn about and protect our home planet.

Celebrating Your Community!

Apr 23rd | 10:00am - 10:30am
Online event
Meet online for a special Storytime featuring community guests who hail from all over the world.

Celebrating Your Community!

Apr 16th | 10:00am - 10:30am
Online event
Meet online for a special Storytime featuring community guests who hail from all over the world.

Elementary

Popular Culture

Play Ball!

Chapter books featuring baseball.

A Good Planet is Hard to Find

Earth Day inspired books for all ages to help you learn about and protect our home planet.

Celebrating Your Community!

Apr 23rd | 10:00am - 10:30am
Online event
Meet online for a special Storytime featuring community guests who hail from all over the world.

Celebrating Your Community!

Apr 16th | 10:00am - 10:30am
Online event
Meet online for a special Storytime featuring community guests who hail from all over the world.

Middle School/High School

Popular Culture

Mexican Whiteboy

teen fiction with a sports element.

Who Run the World? Girls!

In honor of Women's History Month, check out these empowering books for adults and teens.

The Cousins

they are all teen books that have family relationships as a plot point.

New Teen Mystery Books

Mysteries for teens, published within the past year.
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