Door Decorating Contest

DOOR DECORATING CONTEST January 18 through February 28   In celebration of our 11th year kickoff, Malden Reads is inviting the community to participate and celebrate together, while staying safe at home. This year’s book, Born a Crime by Trevor Noah, is the popular comedian’s memoir telling about growing up …

2019 Companion Books

Malden Reads is pleased to announce the selection of companion books for young readers, all of which complement the themes of the 2019 main book selection, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. These books were chosen by a group of educators, librarians, and other individuals in the …

2020 Kickoff Celebration

Malden Reads/NEA Big Read Kickoff Celebration Activities on January 11 Malden Reads: One City, One Book presents the “NEA Big Read 2020” kickoff celebration on Saturday, January 11, 2020. There will be a variety of activities offered throughout the day and evening to promote reading and celebrate community for the …

2020 Book Selection

“Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury “There must be something in books, something we can’t imagine, to make a woman stay in a burning house.” – Fahrenheit 451 Called ‘the book for our social media age’ by the New York Times, Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 is a gripping story that is at once disturbing …