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Looking for a good book? We have lots of them! And, we're happy to recommend them to you! Use this form to send us some information about what you like to read, or don't like to read, and we'll send you a short list of titles that we think you'd like!

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What books have you read recently that you particularly enjoyed?

Who are some of your favorite authors?

Are there any books or authors that you really DO NOT like, and why?

What kind of fiction do you prefer? (check all that apply)
African American
Chick Lit
Christian / Inspirational
Historical Fiction
Literary Fiction
Mystery / Suspense
Science Fiction
Short Stories
World Fiction
Teen Literature

What kind of non-fiction do you prefer? (check all that apply)

Food and Cooking
Social Issues
Self Help
True Crime

Is there anything else you'd particularly like to read about?
(e.g., single women, brooding P.I.'s, political intrigue)

Are there any topics or themes you want to avoid when you read?
(e.g., sex, violence, right- or left-leaning politics, religion)

Is there any other information you think we should know?

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