Book Bingo Resources


Small Press

  • Small press - Find books from small presses in our catalog in this list created by Library staff.
  • Poets & Writers: Small Presses - A wide-ranging list of small presses to explore from Poets & Writers.
  • Shelf Talk Blog - A post on the Small Press square on the Library’s staff blog.

Beach Reads

Black Joy

Activism or Social Justice


Made You Laugh

Coming of Age

Recommended by Staff

  • Shelf Talk blog - Our Shelf Talk blog offers a bounty of staff reading suggestions and more.
  • Peak Picks – Our Peak Picks selection offers no holds, no wait access to some of the latest and most popular titles.

Graphic Novel or Comic


Mystery or Crime

  • Mystery or Crime - A list of mysteries and thrillers selected by Library staff.
  • CrimeReads – CrimeReads is a website offering articles and reviews celebrating the crime genre that includes mystery, noir/hardboiled, suspense, espionage/thriller, and legal/procedural books.
  • Stop, You’re Killing Me! – This humorously named mystery genre website includes an author and character index, book awards information, and more.

Cli-Fi or Environmental Nonfiction

Poetry or Essays

Asian American or Pacific Islander Author

SAL Speaker

Speculative Fiction

  • Horror- A list of horror fiction selected by Library staff.
  • Science Fiction - A list of science fiction selected by Library staff.
  • Fantasy - A list of fantasy fiction selected by Library staff
  • – is a website celebrating the speculative fiction genre and pop culture with articles, re-reads, and original short stories.

BIPOC Food Writing

  • BIPOC Food Writing – A list of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, or Person of Color) Food Writing titles selected by Library staff.


  • Sports - A list of fiction and non-fiction about sports selected by Library staff.

Olympics Host Cities

  • Olympics Host City – A list of books set in Olympics Host City locations, listed in chronological order, selected by Library staff.
  • Olympic Games – Browse a list of the Olympic Games locations past and future.
  • Shelf Talk Blog - A post on the Olympics Host City square on the Library’s staff blog.