Book Recommendations


Looking for something new to read? Read everything by your favorite author and want more like it? Check out NoveList for some great recommendations.

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Reader’s Advice

Huge lists of authors and series, with links to read-a-likes by author and style.


An interesting site that matches books and moods. You select from a list of qualities and it recommends books.

Review Sources


Goodreads is a free website for book lovers. Imagine it as a large library that you can wander through and see everyone’s bookshelves, their reviews, and their ratings. You can also post your own reviews and catalog what you have read, are currently reading, and plan to read in the future.


Love picking up your free monthly copy of BookPage magazine at the library but all the copies were gone before you got one?  Going on vacation and missed a month?  Read the online version here.  It’s got the  same great book reviews, author interviews and features stories; you can even access back issues!


BookBrowse is an online magazine including reviews, previews, “behind the book” back stories, author interviews, reading guides, and much more.


A free resource center that simplifies the search for book reviews based on bestseller lists, genres, electronic texts, and more.


A collection of book reviews, compelling features, in-depth author profiles and interviews.