Books & Reading

Beanstack
A web-based platform where individuals, families, and groups can track their reading and participate in library reading and activity challenges. Create a free account and start logging your minutes.

Fantastic Fiction
Search and browse bibliographies of over 50,000 bestselling fiction authors, with the latest books and series information.

Goodreads
Find and read more books you'll love, and keep track of the books you want to read. Be part of the world's largest community of book lovers on Goodreads.

MasterFILE Complete
Includes full text for over 1,000 reference books, including biographies for multiple ages.

MasterFILE Reference eBook Collection
Reference topics include history, careers,
cooking, health, parenting, finance, science,
health, sports, travel, and more.

Montana Authors Project
Explore settings in favorite Montana literature using the interactive map on their site.

Montana Book Award
Every year since 2002 the committee has chosen a book to receive The Montana Book Award, as well as recognizing a number of honor books for their literary merit. In addition, a Montana artist is chosen each year to create an original piece of art for the winning author.

Montana Talking Book Library
MTBL offers alternative reading materials for Montana residents who cannot read standard print materials due to vision loss, physical limitation, or reading disability.

Reading Group Guides
A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews, discussion questions and more.

Treasure State Award
The award is given to a picture book that was published within the last 5 years.  Montana students in grades K-3 vote for one of the 5 nominated titles.  The award is announced in April of each year.


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