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Simpson Library | Special Collections

Popular Reading: Home

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


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

Suggest a new book

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

1. You can submit a suggestion online

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


New Arrivals - Fall 2021















Rebecca Harris

Night Circulation Supervisor


Phone: 540-654-1750


The popular reading collection is located on the first floor of Simpson Library.

About This Guide

This guide is intended to be an abbreviated look at the many novels and non-fiction 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.