Puyallup Public Library Book Club
Participate anytime via our BookClubs page


Book club is in a hybrid format that includes Zoom meetings and a message board on the Bookclubs site that allows members to post comments about the current book, suggest new titles, participate in polls, and more. Sign up for Bookclubs and join the book club There is no cost.

The book club will meet every 3rd Tuesday at 6 p.m. via Zoom. See the BookClubs page for the current book and meeting link.

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Where to Find Free Ebooks and Audio Books Online

  • Audible is offering a collection of books in audio format for free.  These are primarily children’s books. This is a great resource and may only be offered for a limited time.
  • Lit2Go is part of an educational resource clearinghouse based in Florida.  This limited collection of ebooks and audiobooks includes many classics.
  • Overdrive can be accessed via the Libby app or directly through their website.  You will need your library card and PIN to check out books.  
  • Project Gutenberg offers access to over 60,000 titles with a focus on books that are now out of copyright. 
  • The Screen Actors Guild has a small number of videos of celebrities reading children’s books for the project Storyline Online. Listen to Betty White, Oprah, Rami Malek, and others as they read a variety of children’s books.

Not Sure What to Read Next?

  • Booklist is a publication of the American Library Association. ALA has made this journal freely available. Booklist has long been a trusted source for librarians purchasing books. Read reviews, peruse lists of recommended titles, and see what the hottest trends in publishing are.  
  • Goodreads is a popular social site where people comment on books they have read and rate them. If you’re on the fence about reading a title, check out what people have to say on the Goodreads forums. You will need a free account to participate.
  • Novelist is a product from Ebsco that will help you find your next favorite book. You will need your library card number to log in. From there, you can browse titles by author, genre, target age, and more.
  • Online Author Talks are available each month online. Enjoy a range of talks from bestselling authors and thought leaders. Find new things to read and learn directly from the authors!