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Recreational Reading in the Bowen Library

To search for all the Fiction that the Bowen Library has, just hit the space bar and then click "Search." To search for particular author, just type in the author's last name and then click "Search."


Most of the recreation reading in the Bowen Library will be found in the literature section of the collection. The Library of Congress designates P as the letter for language & literature related books.  British literature is found in the PR section, and American literature in the PS section.  Criticism and biographies are interspersed in with the literature. 

The above search will limit your results to works of fiction within the Bowen Library and a list of of genre specific guides can be found on the left. Each guide provides a guide specific search and some sample titles.