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YA Read-Alikes for Now Is Not the Time to Panic

Now Is Not the Time to Panic is a coming-of-age story following Frankie and Zeke, two lonely teenagers in the mid '90s, who decide to make art together, mostly because they’re bored, but also because they want to make their mark on the world; they want to feel like they’ve created someth

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Pink Is for . . .Boys?

“Once upon a time, there was a little boy who didn’t want to wear what all the other boys wore. He wanted to wear blue.”

It could be true!

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Special Interests and Autism

Special interests are a common characteristic for children and adults who have autism spectrum disorder. Visit Wilmette Public Library to explore deep interests, build connections, and learn about resources just right for your family. What can you find at Wilmette Public Library? Read on!

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Woman's Club of Wilmette and the Library

The Woman's Club of Wilmette was established in 1891, and it has been an important part of the Wilmette community ever since. The Club even helped establish the Wilmette Public Library that we know today!

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Top Five YA Novels of 2022

It's January, and the lists of 2022 best books from magazines, newspapers, and literary web sites have been making the rounds. Here are five of my personal favorite teen reads published in 2022.

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Community Recommendations

In the past few weeks we invited our patrons to let us know what books they've been enjoying at our Bring Your Own Book Club programs. Here are some recommendations from your neighbors:

Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

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Get Your Veg On

November is World Vegan Month. Give some vegan eats a try or learn about why people are vegan with some of my favorite books from the library:

Vegan Richa's Everyday Kitchen: Epic Anytime Recipes with a World of Flavor by Richa Hingle

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National Take A Hike Day

November 17th is National Take A Hike Day! Whether you're braving the cold today or planning your next hike for a warmer day, these library books can help!

100 Hikes of a Lifetime: The World's Ultimate Scenic Trails by Kate Siber

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Homemade Bread Day

November 17th is Homemade Bread Day! Try making some bread at home with these library materials.

One Dough, Ten Breads: Making Great Bread by Hand by Sarah Black

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