Thomas Ford Memorial Library

Volunteer at the Library! We are now taking applications for summer volunteer positions open to teens entering 7th through 12th grade. See our application form for more information.

Booktalk Titles

Looking for a title that Heather talked about in your class this week? Here’s the full list!


The Big Splash by Jack D. Ferraiolo
Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George
Shadow by Jenny Moss
Doggirl by Robin Brande
Gods of Manhattan by Scott Mebus
Minion by John David Anderson

The life and times of Benny Alvarez by Peter Johnson

The Last Wild by Piers Torday
Jinx by Sage Blackwood
House of Secrets by Chris Columbus



Need to print from your tablet or Chromebook?

We can help! Send your print job to us using the “Click To Print” icon on the right, then come to the Reference Desk to pick it up. Black and white pages are ten cents each; color prints are fifty.

Your Favorite Books

What did you love reading this summer? Western Springs Teens reviewed over 100 books for the library this summer. Check it out — you might find your new favorite!

Help Me Find a Good Book!

Fill out this brief form and Heather will send you a list of personalized suggestions based on your interests.