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Who is genre X?

  • Genre X is an offsite book discussion and unique selection of mostly 21+ events hosted by the Oak Park Public Library.
  • Visit the genre X website to learn about discussions, events and more.
  • Join genre X on Goodreads for a list of past and upcoming titles.

Want to start a group like genre X at your library?

Whether you're developing a display, starting a collection, or just brushing up on readers adivsory, genre X's 2013 Big List of Books and Media can help identify books, movies, and television with particular appeal for younger adults. The group's American Library Association 2013 Annual Conference presentation materials also included: