Personalized Adult Reading List
Information will be kept in strict confidence between you and library staff.
Oshawa Public Libraries Card Number:
Have you requested a list before?
How would you prefer to receive your list?
Pick up in library
What formats do you prefer? (Check all that apply)
The more detailed the information you provide, the more likely we will be able to find books suited to your tastes.
What types of books do you enjoy reading?
Fiction and Non-Fiction
Please check the boxes next to each category you're interested in reading:
Different readers have different tolerance levels for the level of sex, violence, and/or explicit language in the fiction they read. How would you describe your threshold for tolerating their potential appearance in the novels we recommend?
No Explicit Language
Some Explicit Language
Please tell us if there is a time period you would be interested in reading about:
What do you consider most important when choosing a book to read (choose as many as you like)?
Characters and Relationships
Language (e.g. imagery, symbolism, etc.)
Please indicate the mood and tone that appeals to you (choose as many as you like):
List up to five books you have recently read and enjoyed. What did you like about them?
Please list up to 5 of your current favourite authors:
Are there books you've read recently that you did not enjoy? What did you dislike about them?
Please include any other details you think are important: