All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday November 27 for Thanksgiving.

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