Book Clubs for Youth


The library offers four book clubs that meet monthly for youth and young adults. For more information about the clubs, contact the Youth Services department by phone at 928.777.1537; or email Please consult the library calendar to determine which book a club is discussing for a particular month. Book selections for the year 2019 – 2020 include:

Caldecott Books and Art for Kids (Grades K – 2)

Image: Cover of The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney.

Popcorn and Pages (Grades 3 and 4)

Image of book covers for Popcorn and Pages group, including: School Daze by Nick Bruel; Jedi Academy by Jeffrey Brown; The Mysterious Moonstone by Eric Luper; I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis; The Greatest Gift by Kallie George; The Creature of the Pines by Adam Gidwitz; Who Was Anne Frank? by Ann Abramson; A Boy Called Bat by Elana K. Arnold and The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall.

5/6 Book Club (Grades 5 and 6)

Image of book covers for 5/6 Club selections, including: Sanity and Tallulah by Molly Brooks; A Wolf Called Wander by Rosanne Parry; The Faithful Spy by John Hendrix; The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School by Kristin Mahoney; Newsprints by Ru Xu; Planet Earth Is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos; Aquicorn Cove by Katie O’Neill; The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman; and Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee.

Teen Books and Bites (Grades 7 – 12)

Image of Teen Books and Bites book selections, including Everlost by Neal Shusterman; The Borden Murders by Sarah Miller; The Great Green Heist by Makiia Lucier; The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman; The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy; The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd; and The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt.