With a printed book collection of over half a million books, as well as 70,000+ eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines, there is plenty to borrow from the library! On the Plano Library Learns blog you can read about what our staff are reading, what their puppets are reading, book reviews for upcoming book club sessions, and more. Whether you prefer graphic novels or audiobooks or cookbooks, we have something for you. Check out the links below to explore #PlanoReads.
PPL has five book-themed clubs each month, many with a particular theme in book choices. You can check out all book reviews for these clubs in the Book Clubs category, and in the links below.
- What Are You Reading Now? (1st Monday, monthly)
- Second Tuesday Book Club (2nd Tuesday, monthly)
- Chinese Book Talk (2nd Thursday, monthly)
- Mystery Book Club (3rd Thursday, monthly)
- Brown Bag Book Club (4th Thursday, monthly)
In 2020, staff began sharing their current reads and reviews through videos: Selfie Book Talks. Check out the videos and book lists in the Book Selfies tag.
In 2021, library puppets began sharing their current reads, too! Check out the videos and book lists in the Puppet Book Talk tag.
As mentioned above, your library has over 70,000 digital books, audiobooks and magazines through a few apps. Learn more about using these apps to access the wealth of content – for free with your library card.
Curious about features in the Libby app? Check out our blog series, Something About Libby
Love audiobooks? Check out our blog series, Have You Heard?
PPL has a Graphic Novel section in the Junior, Young Adult and Adult collections. Learn about different types of graphic novels (and manga), and get reading recommendations from our staff in our series, Grab a Graphic Novel.