The South Novato Library will be permanently closing on May 23 and will reopen in a new location. More details.

Dec 3, 2014
At the Marin City Library we recently received a mysterious box. Hmmm... What could it be? Clearly, Etienne Douglas, our Webstar Coordinator is very happy about our new item. Be on the lookout for...
Dec 1, 2014
This installment:  a NYC literary memoir; a novel that reads like a memoir; Ukraine in the ‘80s—an older  popular mystery of special interest these days; LA standup comedy on...
holiday cooking
Nov 25, 2014
Are you hosting the Christmas feast this year, or throwing a holiday open house?  Maybe you’re looking for new recipes for cookies or pies?  If so, it’s time to do some...
Nov 24, 2014
This installment: a backwoods Greek tragedy; history meets magical realism via Alice Hoffman; a peculiarly charming Dutch novel about alcoholics; two popular DVDs; and faith in the streets, non-...
MCFL Kids on Pinterest
Nov 20, 2014
Looking for your next great read? Check out MCFL Kids' new suggested reads lists on Pinterest!  We have pinned our favorites to boards such as Action and Adventure, Magic and Monsters, Mind...
LibraryReads
Nov 18, 2014
LibraryReads has just announced the top ten titles that public library staff across the country most enjoyed recommending to their patrons in 2014.  More than a thousand people voted on their...
Nov 17, 2014
 This installment:   a medical/ethical novel; a messy, crazy road trip; heavy-duty subjects in a YA book; magic realism in tinseltown; and a cd version of a charming take on Greek...
Photography by Michel Kotski
Nov 11, 2014
 Come visit the Fairfax Library to see an exhibit of photographs by local artist Michel Kotski during the month of November.“ I am particularly drawn to several genres of photography:...
Nov 10, 2014
This installment: Las Vegas as a novel’s primary character; odd coincidences for Lena; a thought-provoking nonfiction book about dying; a tasty novel about the restaurant trade; a funny memoir...
Veterans Day
Nov 5, 2014
Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring veterans of the U.S. armed services.  It is observed on November 11th, and coincides with holidays celebrated in other parts of the world to...