Looking for something to read, watch, or listen to? Fill out this quick form and receive 5 suggestions based on your personal preferences. Please fill out a separate form for each request that you have (i.e. One form for fun picture books for your child and another form for cozy mystery novels for yourself). You may fill out as many forms as you’d like.
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Please choose the type of material for which you would like to receive suggestions:
Books (print, audio, electronic)
Movies & TV (Blu-ray, DVD)
Is there a particular format you would like? Please specify "other" if you don't see what you would like listed.
Book (Regular Print)
Book (Large Print)
What books/movies have you read/watched/listened to recently and really liked? Please try to tell us as much about each of them as you can (i.e. "The characters seem so real", "I loved the way the author wrote", "I wanted to learn more about where the book was set", etc.).
Are there any books/movies that you have read/watched/listened to recently and DID NOT like? Please tell us as much as you can (i.e. "It was so slow!", "the characters felt underdeveloped", "I disliked the style of the writing", etc.).
Is there anything you try to avoid when picking out materials? (i.e. violence, swearing, explicit sex, etc.)
What are you in the mood for? (Check all that apply)
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Are you looking for a specific genre? (check all that apply)
What else can you tell us about what you are looking for? (i.e. length of the book, reading level, grade level, dealbreakers, titles that would be perfect if you hadn't already read/seen them, etc.). Tell us as much as you can.
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