Reading Lists

Trending book lists for readers of any age.

Browse our specialized reading lists, see what our staff is reading or choose from book lists we think you’ll love.

  • Curated by librarians with more than 30 years of experience
  • Inspired by hot topics, bestselling books and a little creativity
  • Provided in easy-to-distinguish themes covering every genre

New Book Alerts
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LGBTQ Reading List
Books by, for and about the LGBTQ community

Indigenous Peoples Reading List
Books by, for and about Indigenous Peoples.

An Antiracist Reading List
Titles from our collection that address racism for all ages. 

Weekly Readers' Picks
Our weekly must-read list comprised of reading recommendations from our live Q&A’s with our readers. 


Reads for teens

Great Reads
Book lists for all ages to keep your reading lists current and full.

Now Try This

Find another favorite book based on your last. Browse our recommendations of similar reads for these popular titles.

Travel Reads
While we're spending more time at home, escape to a new place in the pages of a travel literature.

Have Questions?
How often do new reading lists come out?

We update reading lists regularly, at least once a month.

Who selects the staff picks?

We have a dedicated team of librarians who create the reading lists — the same librarians who select the books for our catalog.

Is it possible to get a personalized reading list?

Yes. We have three different ways for you to get personalized reading recommendations.

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