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Your Next Great Read: Kids & Teens

Your Next (Great!) Read, the library’s popular reading advisory service, is now available for kids, teens, their families & caregivers! All you have to do is fill out a form, sit back, and wait for your customized selections of titles from our Youth Services team. 

Looking for help with reading suggestions? Would you love to get a personalized list of ideas based on your own reading interests? Our Youth Services staff is here to help! We’re ready to put our professional book-matching skills to work. We can help you find traditional books, eBooks, audiobooks and even movies! Our staff are experts in great books for everyone from babies to teenagers — give it a try!

Just fill out this short form online and we will email you a list of 5 or more suggestions picked just for you! We will get back to you with your personalized recommendation list as soon as we can. Once you have your list, let us know if you need help putting your titles on hold and picking them up!

You can also email us at childrens@portlib.org (Children’s Library) or teens@portlib.org (Teen Library), or print out this paper form and return it to a library location.

We look forward to helping you find Your Next (Great!) Read!