PERSONALIZED READING SUGGESTIONS
Fill in this form to get your five to eight personalized reading suggestions from a Northborough librarian. Complete as much of this form as you like; however, the more information you provide, the more likely we will find the books and authors you will most enjoy. We will respond within one week of receiving this form with your list of reading suggestions.

Your name:
Please check your preference for how we should contact you:
     E-Mail
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Your library
card number:

Please list at least 4 of your favorite books and/or authors that you enjoy most:


Please list any books and/or authors that you have read and NOT enjoyed:



IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR FICTION reading suggestions,
please check the genres that you enjoy most:

Action / Adventure Historical Fiction Science Fiction
Bestsellers/Popular fiction Horror Suspense/Thriller
Chick Lit Inspirational/Christian Westerns
Classics Literary Fiction Contemporary Fiction
Mystery Fantasy Recent titles
Graphic Novels Romance
Other



IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR NON-FICTION reading suggestions,
please check the topics that you enjoy most:

Adventure Cooking Self-help Biography/Memoir
Health Science Business History
Travel Current Events Inspirational True Crime
Other

The following statements might be used to describe your favorite books. Please mark the box to let us know how likely you are to agree or disagree with each phrase:

Agree Strongly Agree Somewhat Neither Agree Nor Disagree Disagree Somewhat Disagree Strongly
It was a page turner
I felt like I knew the characters
I just like the way the author writes
It was very exciting and fast-paced
I really liked reading about the characters and their lives
I really liked the way the author researched and wrote about the subject
It really made me think

Different people find different elements appealing in the books that they most enjoy reading. Please mark the box that best describes how important the emphasis is for each of the following elements when you are choosing a book to read:

Very
Important
Somewhat
Important
Not
Important
Emphasis on characters
Emphasis on plot, action and events
Emphasis on setting, time and place
Emphasis on language and style

Please tell us anything else you'd like us to know about your reading preferences: