Hastings Public Library

Book Recommendations

See resources below to help find books in a series, the hottest sellers or maybe explore a new author.

Books in a Series

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Are you reading a series but don't know what comes next? Check out What's Next®: Books in Series Database of Kent District Library for help. A series is two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits. e.g. Sue Grafton's "A is for Alibi", "B is for..." etc. or the "Star Wars" series.

What to Read Next

NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a service of MeL. Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, books made into movies, and much more. Read reviews and learn about the author. Create your own reading wish list. Includes tools for teachers such as Lexile levels and Common Core standards.

NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus is a service of MeL. Contains information on over 260,000 fiction and readable nonfiction titles. Features lists of award-winning books, book discussion guides, Read-a-Like recommendations, and complete series information. Also includes reader ratings and reviews. Create your own reading wish list.

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Gnooks is a self-adapting community system based on the gnod engine. Discover new writers you will like, travel the map. of literature and discuss your favorite books and authors.

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The New York Times Best Seller list is always a good place to look for the hottest new titles across most genres.

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Goodreads is a free website for book lovers. Imagine it as a large library that you can wander through and see everyone’s bookshelves, their reviews, and their ratings. You can also post your own reviews and catalog what you have read, are currently reading, and plan to read in the future. Don’t stop there – join a discussion group, start a book club, contact an author, and even post your own writing.

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We love to read but we got tired of spending hours on the internet looking for good free ebooks to read. That’s why we created Freebooksy. To make it quick and easy to find those great reads. We post a free ebook at least once a day. We cover multiple genres so that there is something for everyone.

Staff Recommendations

Occasionally our staff will recommend books they love. Check out current listings.

Miscellaneous Resources

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Location & Hours

Main Branch
Hastings Public Library
227 E. State St., Hastings, MI 49058

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Fax: 269-948-3874 (fax)

Monday - Thursday:
9:00am - 8:00pm

Friday:
9:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday:
9:00am - 3:00pm

Closed Sunday

eBooks and More

Go to our eBooks and More page for more information on eBooks, eAudiobooks and more or click the below links to jump directly to each service we offer.

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