Books and Reading

Information to help you find a book to read.

Spend some time browsing the links on the left to find suggestions for a good book to read.  We enjoy reading just as much as you do and we'd love to talk to you about books. Stop into the library to see our displays of featured books, or talk to a librarian about what you're reading, or to get ideas on what to read next.


  • To suggest a book for purchase, click the link on left (suggestion for purchase)
  • Call (712-527-5252) or e-mail ( the library to place a hold on a book; or, access your account in the Library Catalog and reserve an item online.
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.