Request a Personalized Reading ListRequest A Personalized Reading List Looking for a good book? Simply fill out this form and our staff will create a list of books suited to your reading preferences. The more information provided, the more specific our recommendations will be. Please allow 7-10 days for a response to your request. E-mail address:*Name:*BCPL Library Card #:*Phone Number:*Age: 7 and under 8–11 12–14 15–17 18–25 26–34 35–44 45–54 55–69 70+Grade (if in school):Have you requested a personalized reading list before?*YesNoWhat kind of reading list are you requesting?*FictionNonfictionCombination of Fiction & NonfictionWhat kind of fiction books do you enjoy reading? Mark all that apply.* Action/Adventure African American Bestsellers/Commercial Fiction Chick Lit Classics/Poetry Fantasy Gay/Lesbian Gentle Reads Graphic Novels/Manga Historical Fiction Horror Inspirational/Christian Fiction Literary Fiction Magical Realism Middle-Grade Fiction Mystery Psychological Suspense Romance Sagas Science Fiction Thrillers Urban Fiction Westerns Women's Fiction World Literature Young Adult In your primary area(s) of interest, is there any subcategory or area of specific interest?Mystery Amateur Sleuth Caper Cozy Detective/P.I./Hardboiled Legal Locked Room/Puzzle Medical Noir Police Procedural Professional Sleuth Romantic Suspense SuspenseScience Fiction Hard Sci-Fi Soft Sci-Fi Alien Invasion/Contact Alternate Universe Apocalypse/Post-Apocalypse Cyberpunk Military Slipstream Steampunk Space Exploration Space Opera Time TravelHorror Gothic Serial Killer Splatterpunk Supernatural/Ghost Story Vampire Werewolf ZombieFantasy High Fantasy Comic Dark Fantasy Epic Fairy Tale Historical Mythic Literary UrbanRomance Comedy Contemporary Erotic/Steamy Historical—American West Historical—Continental Europe Historical—England (Georgian) Historical—England (Regency) Historical—England (Victorian) Inspirational Paranormal SuspenseHistorical Fiction Ancient Medieval Modern History U.S. Civil War World War I World War IIDo you need us to try to exclude any of the following? Adult Language Explicit Sexual Content Violence(We will do our best, but cannot guarantee a complete absence of selected elements.)Select your preference for the gender of the main character:*MaleFemaleNo preferencePreferred mood/tone(s): Light/Upbeat Dark/Bleak Intellectual Humorous Quirky Tearjerker Romantic Realistic Satirical Atmospheric Character-driven Plot-drivenWhat sort of pacing do you prefer?*Fast-paced, full steam ahead!Gradual development, linger over every wordNo preferenceHow important is setting to you (place/time period)? Are there any particular places or eras you enjoy reading about?What kinds of nonfiction books do you enjoy? Mark all that apply.* Adventure/Survival/Exploration/Disaster Animals/Nature Biography/Autobiography Contemporary Issues Creative Nonfiction/Literary Nonfiction History Humor Memoirs Popular Culture/Lifestyle/Entertainment Popular Science Psychology/Self-Improvement Religion Sports Travelogues True Crime War/MilitaryPlease list some of your favorite books and authors. Provide specific titles if possible. What did you most enjoy about these books (characters, specific plot or storyline, tone/writing style, surprise ending, etc.)?*What were the last 3 books that you read and enjoyed?Please list up to 5 titles/authors that you did NOT enjoy in the past. If there is a specific reason for your reaction, please share.*Please list a few of your favorite movies or television shows.What type of book are you in the mood to read at this particular time?*Please share anything else you wish us to know about your reading preferences. For example, is there a particular storyline or theme you enjoy reading about, or do you hate books written in the first person? Do you have a hobby or interest you would like your book characters to share?Please select your preferred reading format.*BookLarge-Type BookE-bookE-audiobookCD BookPlayawayIs there any format which you will NOT read? Mark all that apply. Book Large-Type E-book E-audiobook CD Book PlayawayIf you use a Social Network for readers (Goodreads, LibraryThing), you can provide us with your Public Book Shelf. If you rate books, we will be able to see what you like or dislike. We can also use this information to make sure we do not suggest a title to you that you have already read.