Family Reads

Family Reads

We offer a growing number of sets of books for families, groups, book clubs to check out multiple copies of. We hope these great books bring opportunities for discussion, pondering, and building relationships. If you can think of any titles to add to our ‘Family Reads’ collection please let a librarian know!

Alabama Moon, Watt Key

Black Pearl, Scott, O’Dell

Behind Rebel Lines, Seymour Reit

The BFG, Roald Dahl

Boggart, Susan Cooper

The Boy In the Striped Pajamas, John Boyne

Brian’s Return, Gary Paulsen

Brian’s Winter, Gary Paulsen

Coraline, Neil Gaiman

The City of Ember, Jeanne DuPrau

Dog Called Kitty, Bill Wallace

Down the Yukon, Will Hobbs

Gossamer, Lois Lowry

Guns for General Washington, Seymour Reit

Hatchet, Gary Paulsen

Hobbit, J. R. R. Tolkien

How to Eat Fried Worms , Thomas Rockwell

The Hundred Dresses, Eleanor Estes

The Janitors Boy, Andrew Clements

Jason’s Gold, Will Hobbs

The Library Card, Jerry Spinelli

Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli

Matilda, Roald Dahl

Milkweed, Jerry Spinelli

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, Kate DiCamillo

Mrs. Basil & Frankwiker, E.L. Konigsbur

My Side of the Mountain, Jean Craighead George

Old Yeller, Fred Gipson

The People of Sparks, Jeanne Duprau

Pictures of Hollis Woods, Patricia Reilly Giff

The Prophet of Yonwood, Jeanne Duprau

The River, Gary Paulsen

Snot Stew, Bill Wallace

Tom’s Midnight Garden, Philippa Pearce

The Wednesday Wars, Gary D. Schmidt

When Zachary Beaver Came to Town, Kimberly Willis Holt

Book Club Books

The Library has six copies of each of these great books available for your book club to borrow. Each year we add a few book club titles. Click on the  name of the book to see how many copies are in or to place a hold online. Enjoy your reading. Remember “outside of a dog a book is man’s best friend and inside a dog it is too dark to read.”
 This link takes you into our library catalog. You can see what book club books are available and request them to be held.