McHenry Public Library District
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Wondering what to read next?  We can help!

We will create a list of 5-10 books just for you!  Fill out as much (or as little) of this form as you wish.  The more information you provide, the more likely it is that we can suggest books you will like.  We respect your privacy, so personal information will be kept confidential.  Customized book lists will be ready within two weeks of your request.  For more information, please call the Questions Desk (815-385-0036) or email us at teens@mchenrylibrary.org.

This service is for teens ages 12-19 years old.
 
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Please enter the information indicated below.

First Name:
Email Address:
emailaddress@xyz.com

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Age:
12
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19
Other  
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How do you want to receive this list?
Email
Pick up a print copy at the library
Reading History
 

List 3-5 of your favorite books and/or authors and why you like them:

 

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List 3-5 books and/or authors you have read and have NOT enjoyed and why you didn't like them: 

 

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Tell us about 3-5 of your favorite movies and what you like about them:

 

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Format
 
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Please select preferred format(s). 

Book
Audio Book
Graphic Novel
eBook

Do you enjoy series?

Yes
No

Do you enjoy short stories?

Yes
No

Length of book you prefer: 

No preference
Less than 250 pages
250-500 pages
Over 500 pages
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What general type(s) of books do you like? 

Action/Adventure
Biography/Memoir
Chick Lit
Fantasy
Gentle/Clean
Graphic Novel
Historical Fiction
Horror
Humorous
Inspirational
Literary Classics
Multicultural
Mystery
Non-Fiction
Realistic
Romance
Science Fiction
Sports
Supernatural
Suspense/Thriller
Other  
Characteristics

Mark your preference for a characteristic of the main characters and setting about which you would especially like to read.  Check all that apply.
 

Age of main character:

Middle School
High School
College/Adult

Gender of main character: 

Male
Female
Doesn't matter

Where?

Small towns
Cities
Rural
USA
Europe
Africa
Asia
Australia
Middle East
Central/South America
Other  

When?

Ancient Times
Middle Ages
1700s
1800s
1900s
Present Day
Future
Other  

Is there anything else we should consider before preparing your list?  Let us know!

 

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