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Book Club Guides

Find books in the catalog on starting and running a book club:

Book clubs (Discussion groups)  

Group Reading

Research A Book or Author

For background on your chosen author or book:

Literary Reference Center


Magazine articles (EBSCO)

Newspaper articles (ProQuest)

Book Club Kits

  • 10 copies of a book
  • Discussion guides & info card
  • Comes in a sturdy canvas bag
  • Check out for 6 weeks

Search for Book Club Kit in the catalog and place a hold to get your kit!

Finding a Good Book

New Arrivals

Browse the new items  recently added to the library’s collection

Most Requested in Marin


Find collections of recommended reading in the library catalog:

Best Books

Books and Reading

Reading interests

Book clubs (Discussion groups) -- Periodicals


Featured Booklists



Try NoveList for Recommended Reads and Author Read-Alikes


Connect with Readers Online

Online Book Clubs

Read excerpts from the latest books via email and join an online discussion.  Choose the book club that interests you:

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Business
  • Romance
  • Mystery
  • Thriller
  • Science Fiction
  • Good News
  • Classics
  • Teen
  • Audiobook
  • Pre-publication
  • AuthorBuzz

Social Networking Sites:

Good Reads

Library Thing


Ebooks & Audiobooks

Download & Enjoy