NEW! Are you looking for books to add to the top of your must-read list? Let the staff at the Marathon County Public Library help! We are eager to use our expertise to find great reads just for you. Complete the form below, and we'll send you three personalized reading recommendations within four days.
Share great books with your friends and neighbors! Book clubs meet monthly at most MCPL locations. There are no fees or membership requirements. Simply read the book ahead of time and come to the discussion. Check our book club schedule for the latest information.
Start your own book club! Book discussion kits include multiple copies of popular books, discussion questions and author information, all in a handy tote bag! View available book discussion kits in the Library Catalog (V-Cat). For a larger selection, request kits from elsewhere in the state using this list and contacting interlibrary loan.
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Please note: Not all of these books are in the library's collection. If you select a book we don't own, you will be taken to a pre-filled purchase suggestion form.
Book reviews, reading lists, book club resources, book-finding tools, and more. This is the online version of the Book News newspaper, available monthly at the Library.
A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors.
Promotes high-quality books for children and teens throughout Wisconsin. Allows parents and educators to discuss relevant titles and teaching strategies. Also, children and teens are encouraged to create and share "book trailer" videos for sharing on this site.
A resource for book discussion groups, including reading guides, discussion questions, plot summaries, and book lists.
Lots of information about young adult books, including lists, reviews, author bios, and more.
This is a free smartphone/tablet app created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) to help teens, parents, library staff, educators and anyone who loves young adult literature access YALSA's growing database of book awards and book lists.