also known as: Book Genre, Book Genres, Books by Genre, List of Genres.
If you like reading a certain genre and want ideas on what to read next, or you're looking for ideas as a stepping stone into a genre, this page is for you! You can borrow and reserve the books for free from your local library.
Fiction by Celebrity Authors
Mystery and Deception
Myths and Fairytales
From Twilight and The Hunger Games to War Horse
and The Fault in Our Stars, whether it's fantasy,
dystopia or realistic fiction, young adult books can be
enjoyed by adults as well. Many young adult books have been
made into popular films.
Morpeth Library holds the Northern Poetry
Library, the largest collection of post-World War Two poetry in
England outside London. Click here to find out more about the
Northern Poetry Library.
Since The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo came out
there has been a rise in the popularity
of Scandinavian crime fiction. Why not have a look below
at some of the other Scandinavian crime authors and borrow one of
Lose yourself in the memoirs of an author's travels, from
celebrities to intrepid explorers.
True stories about people overcoming adversity or
A timeslip novel is one that alternates between two different
Laurie Viera Rigler
These authors write books about family life - the relationships
between parent and child, mother and daughter, sisters and
Read books set all over the world, from India to Italy, and
lose yourself in another culture.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Mary Doria Russell
If you would like some help choosing your next book,
please ask staff at your local library who will be hapy to
suggest new titles to you.
For a selection of recommended reads from library
staff please visit the pages below:
You can also search the library
catalogue yourself to find something new to read.