The Great American Read | Library Activities

Check out some of the events local libraries are doing around The Great American Read:


Ypsilanti District Library

Ypsi Family Read
Pick up a copy of the Great American Read selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds at any YDL location. Read it alone or as a family, and use YDL’s discussion prompts to talk about the characters and choices they make. Then join a community celebration of the book October 13th, with track and field events and a read-aloud with Black Men Read. Learn more >


Adrian District Library

Celebrate the Great American Read
Starting September 24th, the ADL will be hosting a March Madness-style bracket to vote for the Great Adrian Read. You will be able to vote both on their Facebook page and in person at the ADL. Learn more >


Troy Public Library

Great American Read Book Club
Starting September 18th, The Troy Public Library presents The Great American Read Book Club, where they will discuss the show and read one of the books on the list. Learn more >


These libraries have all 100 books available to check out:

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