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Find books by subjects including celebrity memoirs, steampunk, zombies, read-a-likes for The Hunger Games, A Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey, and more!
What We're Reading
Check out what the library staff is reading!
NextReads is an email book newsletter service offered by the library. You can subscribe to 25 different subject and genre lists, and a newsletter will be delivered to your email on a monthly or bi-monthly basis. Subscribe today!
Reading suggestions, excerpts, guides, and much more!
NoveList allows you to use a favorite author or title as a springboard to locate other authors and titles of interest. On NoveList, you can also look up book series information, read the first chapter of many books, and read reviews.
Links for Book Lovers
A social networking site for book lovers that allows you to create lists of books to read, rate books you have read, and see what your friends are reading.
New York Times Bestseller List
Top selling fiction and nonfiction, hardcovers and paperbacks.
The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.
An online magazine offering coverage on books, arts, and culture since 2003.
Oprah's Book Club
Get information about Oprah's current book club selection and past titles.
This site provides the correct order of series titles.
Covers all the major Christian fiction genres.
Reviews and author information for romance readers.
Stop, You're Killing Me! A Site to Die For - If you Love Mystery Books
Resource for lovers of mystery, intrigue, and suspense books. Has hundreds of authors, with complete, chronological lists of their books in this genre.
Along with extensive author bibliographies, FictionDB offers a wide variety of other information. When you visit FictionDB.com, you can: find author pseudonyms, read the latest reviews from a variety of websites, browse series of books by publisher and by individual author, and learn about upcoming releases.
Reading Group Choices
Hundreds of book suggestions, all with discussion topics for lively reading group and book club discussions.