Multnomah County Library
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"They asked for not-too-incredibly dark novels with rich characters and evocative writing, books that will give their group some things to talk about. They also like a contemporary setting. I did my best! If you want your own list, created just for..."
"A parent who homeschools a 12-year-old was looking for some biographies or works of fiction based on real people that would be absorbing and informative. If you want your own list, created just for you, fill out the form at https://web.multcolib.o..."
"You want it all. You care deeply about the quality of the writing, but you also want to have enough of a plot to keep turning those pages, and, most importantly, you need rich characters to connect with. If this sounds like you, you might find som..."
"If you enjoy middle-grade fantasies that are light on rule-breaking, darkness and real peril,, you might find some titles you love on this list, which was created by a librarian for a patron who was looking for suggestions for her daughter. If you..."
"You need books with relatable, well developed main characters that pull you right into a story that isn’t overwritten or needlessly long. And you want to be thrilled (don’t we all?!). If that sounds like you, you might find something perfect in th..."