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MyLibraryNYC_Engaging Narrative STEM Non-Fiction for Middle School

by MyLibraryNYC_BKLYN_Amy | 30 items

Great non-fiction can be just as narrative and engaging as other kinds of reading. If you need engrossing, informative, interesting non-fiction reads for your middle schoolers, look no further. Titles are mostly (but not all) STEM-related.

Created on: April 15, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Historical Fiction, Quirky Lit, Non-Fiction about WWII and Evolutionary Biology

by BklynAmyM | 12 items

Recommendations for a reader who likes Dickens, Westerns, historical fiction, quirky lit, nonfiction about WW II & evolutionary biology. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bkly...

Created on: May 21, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch: Dark fantasy, morally ambiguous horror, and complex non-fiction.

by BklynKatyaS | 11 items

For the Harry Potter fan who wants to take things deeper into the dark side. Twisty mystery, fantasy, horror, and books that have a complicated relationship between what it means to be "good" and "bad." Fiction and non-fiction. More darkness than romance.

Created on: February 03, 2016

BKLYN BookMatch: Unreliable Narrators and Unsympathetic Characters

by BklynKatyaS | 9 items

A mix of books with unreliable narrators and unsympathetic characters. Simple, sparse, and strong writing, with biting, sardonic, and cynical humor. For fans of Charles Portis, George Saunders' biting humor, Wells Tower, Steven Millhauser, Rivka Galchen, and Donald Antrim. No historical fiction, sci...

Created on: October 06, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch recent great reads and page turners (fiction)

by BklynMaureenM | 14 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader who enjoys great "page-turners": fiction and historical fiction. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/bookmatch<http://www.bklynpubl...

Created on: January 22, 2016

BKLYN BookMatch 2016 Challenge: Know the Whole Story

by BookMatchLibrarian | 22 items

Challenge yourself in 2016! This is a list of fiction titles, based on true events, along with non-fiction books that attempt to tell the "true" story behind the fiction. This list was created by librarians with the Brooklyn Public Library as a 2016 Reading Challenge. Would you like your own pers...

Created on: January 12, 2016

BklynBookMatch - Celtic mythology, history and historical fiction

by BookMatchLibrarian | 13 items

Recommended books for a reader interested in Celtic history, mythology and historical fiction, with a little science fiction and fantasy included. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Vis...

Created on: March 13, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch: YA Fiction with some romance and sci-fi to taste!

by BklynEmma | 7 items

This list was made for a patron looking for YA Fiction and possibly some science fiction or romance titles. ---- This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader who wants to try new genres. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bkl...

Created on: June 03, 2015

BKLYN Bookmatch: Clean Historical Fiction and Fantasy

by BklynAbbyG | 9 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader who enjoys Historical Fiction and Science Fiction without racy content. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: December 01, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch Fiction for Adults Who Enjoy Strong Female Characters and their Complicated Lives

by BklynRakishaK | 18 items

Fiction for those who like reading books featuring strong female characters and their complicated relationships in romantic, mystery, realistic, and dystopian fiction.

Created on: October 16, 2017