Read, Watch, Listen: Recommendations

Whether you’re looking for your next great read or a new favorite film, we’ve got some great recommendations to get you started!

We update this page regularly. If you would like a recommendation in a genre not listed, call us at 262-691-5670, ext. 925.

Want some specific reading recommendations? Our librarians are happy to give you some suggestions! Fill out this form and we’ll respond with up to 5 titles.

Other Voices Reading Challenge

This challenge is now available on Beanstack! Get started by reading a title from one or more of these lists.

African American Voices

Asian American Voices

Hispanic American Voices

LGBTQ+ Voices

Native American Voices

Let’s Get Digital

Find recommendations from our digital resources!



Other Voices Reading Challenge

Read Fiction

Biographical Fiction

Classic Literature

Cozy Mysteries

Crafty Fiction

Gentle Reads

Historical Fiction

History Mysteries

Inspirational Fiction

Nocturnal Reads: Suspense, Horror & Dystopia


Thrillers & Suspense

Read Nonfiction

Armchair Travel

Nonfiction That Reads Like Fiction

Popular Nonfiction Authors

True Crime

Read Fiction & Nonfiction

Authors of Color

Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read

Graphic Novels

Race, Racism, & Hidden Prejudice

Set in a Different Country

Set in Wisconsin


Must See Documentaries


Audiobook Awards 2020