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Simpson Library | Special Collections

Popular Reading and More: Popular Reading

View popular reading books by genre and make suggestions for what you'd like to read.

This guide is an abbreviated look at the many novels and nonfiction that are available for pleasure reading. It will be updated on a regular basis as more books are put on the shelves. To find a particular title, please use the catalog on UMW Libraries homepage or ask a reference librarian for assistance.

New Arrivals Fall 2021

Young Adult 

             


Fiction

              


Nonfiction

              


Fantasy

            


Science Fiction

            


Mystery/Thriller

            


Graphic Novel

          

Suggest a new book!

There are two ways to request a new book for popular reading.

1. Let a library staff member know which title you'd like us to order. 

2. Submit a suggestion online

Which genre would you like more of in the Popular Reading section?
Biography: 0 votes (0%)
Fantasy: 3 votes (10.71%)
Graphic Novels: 4 votes (14.29%)
Historical: 3 votes (10.71%)
Humor: 0 votes (0%)
Mysteries: 3 votes (10.71%)
Science Fiction: 2 votes (7.14%)
Sports: 1 votes (3.57%)
Young Adult: 10 votes (35.71%)
Other: 2 votes (7.14%)
Total Votes: 28

Contact

Rebecca Harris

Night Circulation Supervisor

E-mail: rharris3@umw.edu

Phone: 540-654-1750