Book Discussions, Readers Advisory, & Literature

Book lovers, we’ve got you covered! Check out these “book” resources.

NoveList is a Readers’ Advisory service that allows users to search for their favorite book or author and then find similar reading material.


Online Book Discussions & Reading Suggestions  Book recommendations, track what you’ve read, book discussions
BookBrowse  Book recommendations
Stop, You’re Killing Me!  For lovers of mystery, crime, thriller, spy, and suspense books
Fantastic Fiction  Best-selling author info with the latest books, covers & descriptions
Shelfari  Amazon’s social network for book lovers
Unabashedly Bookish  The Barnes and Noble community blog
Compass Book Ratings  Book reviews and content ratings
Cozy Mystery  Cozy Mysteries and other favorite books and DVDs
What Should I Read Next  Enter a book you like and they will provide suggestions

Reading Suggestions for Children
The Best Children’s Books  Teachers’ picks for the best books for kids
Find a Book  Find a book that matches your child’s lexile or grade level
Books for Boys  Book talks – from picture books for toddlers to chapter books for teens
Book Adventure  Free online program: create book lists, take quizzes, and collect prizes
Storyline Online  Streaming videos featuring famous people reading kid’s books aloud.

Books & Literature
Google Books  Millions of great books you can preview or read for free
DailyLit  Read books by email or RSS feed
Library of Congress  Information on the world’s published books
Project Gutenberg  Books online
LibriVox  Audiobooks online
Spark Notes  Analysis of popular books
What’s Next- Books in Series  Books series by author, title, or genre
Juvenile Series and Sequels  Book series organized by age group
Based on the book  Books, novels, short stories, and plays made into motion pictures
Illinois Talking Books  Free service for the blind or visually impaired
Book Doctor Book repair advice and resources