Michigan Center for the Book


  • Activities

    The MCFB has various programs to promote literacy and reading.


Author Visits - How To and Collaboration

  • Author Visits - How To

    Want to begin author visits to your area?  Here are some tips. 

    Author Visits-How To


  • Grants

    The MCFB annual grant program is intended to assist libraries, nonprofits or schools to have free, public events that enhance or complement our mission to promote an awareness of books, reading, literacy, authors and Michigan's rich literary heritage.


Michigan Authors and Illustrators Database

  • Michigan Authors and Illustrators

    Find out about Michigan authors of non-fiction, poetry, mysteries, romance, children’s books and much more. You can find authors for presentations and visits and identify books by Michigan authors for school or library collection development.

    Michigan Authors and Illustrators

Michigan Book Lists

  • Book Lists

    The MCFB  encourages interest in Michigan books and authors.  Read for yourself! The following lists of titles and authors may help you with your Michigan selections.

    Book Lists