Roseville Public
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Adult Reading

Looking for something to read? Can't remember what book comes next in a series? Check out the links below to find your next favorite book!

Reading Group Information

“Booked for the Evening” Book Discussion
Takes you to the monthly discussion information at the Roseville Public Library at our adult programming page.

Reading Group Choices
Featuring books, recommendations and what’s new.

Reading Group Guides
Online Community for Reading Groups.

Reading for Homebound Residents

Homebound Roseville residents are able to register with the Library to receive and return materials through the mail at no cost.  Patrons may select their own materials or the librarian will assist them.  For additional information contact Tracy Wilson at (586) 447-4558.

Bestsellers and Oprah

New York Times Best Seller List
Weekly best seller lists from The New York Times.

NPR Best Seller Lists
Weekly best seller lists from NPR.

Oprah's Book Club
Oprah Winfrey's Book Club

Find Your Next Book

Global Network of Discovery (gnod)
Put in three of your favorite authors and get suggestions of similar authors to try.  You can also try this site for movie, art, and music suggestions.

Read.gov!
Library of Congress site providing reading suggestions for all ages, booklists, classics and award titles.

Find a Good Book
From the Hennepin County Library.

IndieBound Next List
Independent book seller information.

Overbooked
Timely information about all genres of fiction and readable nonfiction for ravenous and omnivorous readers.

Whichbook
Whichbook enables millions of combinations of factors and then suggests books which most closely match your needs.

NPR's Book Concierge
NPR's Guide To 2013’s Great Reads. Use categories to search through more than 200 standout titles selected by NPR staff and critics.

Read-Alikes

Read-Alikes help you find new authors or books you might enjoy. On the pages below each library lists popular authors, click on the author's name to find other authors you might enjoy.

Clermont County Public Library's If You Like...
Hoover Public Library Read Alikes

Did you enjoy Fifty Shades of Grey? Below is a list of books that are similar to Fifty Shades of Grey.
Fifty Shades of Gray Read-A-Likes Carnegie List


   
     
Recommendations from the Roseville Summer Reading Program

This summer adults Escaped the Ordinary at the Roseville Public Library with our Adult Summer Reading Club.

Adult Summer Reading Club participants read over 500 books this summer! Click here for a list of books that readers would recommend to a friend. 

Click here for the books read and recommended in 2014.

Literacy Help & Visually Impaired Services for Residents in Macomb County

Macomb Literacy Partners
Providing adult reading assistance with free tutoring services to adults (18 years and older) in Macomb County who have difficulty reading, family literacy services, and we offer conversation groups for English as second language learners.

Macomb Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Serves all residents of Macomb County, who qualify, by providing audio books and players, large print books, equipment that enlarges text, equipment for printing Braille materials, and more.

Local and State Reading
SLC Staff Recommendations
Recommended books, movies and music from librarians in our own Cooperative they have read in 2014.

MeL Books & Literacy Gateway
Looking to borrow a book from one of the many participating Michigan libraries, looking for something new to read, or looking for information about Michigan authors? This is the site for you.
Personal Digital Booksheves and More!

Shelfari
Create virtual bookshelves, find good books, connect with other readers.

LibraryThing
Catalog your books, get reading ideas, connect with other book lovers, and more.

Goodreads
Keep track of what you've read, get recommendations, form book clubs and more.

You may be wondering how Macomb Literacy Partners delivers services.  Our programs break into two main types: adult reading assistance and family literacy.

We provide adult reading assistance by providing free tutoring services to adults (18 years and older) in Macomb County who have difficulty reading.  Some students speak English and others are English as a Second Language learners.  All students meet with tutors once a week for at least two hours. Tutors are volunteers who are trained through Macomb Literacy Partners. Students may call our office to find out if they qualify for our services.

We provide family literacy services by partnering with the Macomb Intermediate School District and Rosco the Clown, who provides a magic, entertainment, and reading show for children and their parents. These programs are free and children are given a book to take home. We ask that children attending these programs are accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Finally, we offer conversation groups for English as a Second Language learners.

- See more at: http://www.macombliteracy.org/about-mlp/#sthash.Rk7HI5VY.dpuf

You may be wondering how Macomb Literacy Partners delivers services.  Our programs break into two main types: adult reading assistance and family literacy.

We provide adult reading assistance by providing free tutoring services to adults (18 years and older) in Macomb County who have difficulty reading.  Some students speak English and others are English as a Second Language learners.  All students meet with tutors once a week for at least two hours. Tutors are volunteers who are trained through Macomb Literacy Partners. Students may call our office to find out if they qualify for our services.

We provide family literacy services by partnering with the Macomb Intermediate School District and Rosco the Clown, who provides a magic, entertainment, and reading show for children and their parents. These programs are free and children are given a book to take home. We ask that children attending these programs are accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Finally, we offer conversation groups for English as a Second Language learners.

- See more at: http://www.macombliteracy.org/about-mlp/#sthash.Rk7HI5VY.dpuf
Books in Series and Movies

Based on the Book from MCPL
Find books, novels, short stories, and plays that have been made into movies.

What's Next from KDL
Search for books in a series.

Some Unique Book Genres in Our Catalog

Urban Fiction

Steampunk