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netLibrary
Collection of eBooks and audiobooks
http://www.powerlibrary.net/Remote/Remote.asp?ID=Osterhout&Link=NET
 
Novelist
Novelist allows you to search for titles based on subject, title or author or reading level.  It is the easiest way to find similar books on the topic of interest in any genre.  It is also a great source for finding books in a series!  It connects you to the library catalog to check the availability of the books in library's collection.
http://www.powerlibrary.net/Remote/Remote.asp?ID=Osterhout&Link=NVL
 
Franklin Street Sleuths Mystery Book Club
 
Based on the Book
A compilation of selected books that have been made into movies
http://www.mcpl.lib.mo.us/readers/movies/
 
BookBrowse.com
Multiple reviews and an excerpt of carefully selected current books
http://www.bookbrowse.com/index.cfm
 
BookSpot.com
Book reviews, book awards, poetry, literary criticism, authors and more...
http://bookspot.com/
 
Chapter Feed
Subscribe to this RSS to get the previews from new and upcoming books
http://www.chapterfeeds.com/
 
FictionDB
Fiction books reference
http://www.fictiondb.com/default.asp
 
TheMysteryRreader
A reference source for all things mystery books
http://www.themysteryreader.com/
 
New York Times Best Seller List
A compilation of the best seller books by the New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/pages/books/bestseller/
 
Oprah's Book Club
Oprah's book club archive
http://www2.oprah.com/obc/pastbooks/obc_pastdate.jhtml
 
Overbooked
Annotated lists of nonfiction, fiction and mystery books which received starred reviews
, themed booklists, featured titles lists and hot lists of hard cover US fiction releases
http://www.overbooked.org/
 
Reader's Robot
Reviews that reveal the appeal
http://www.tnrdlib.bc.ca/rr.html
 
ReadingGroupChoices
Suggestions for book discussion groups
http://readinggroupchoices.com/
 
TheRomanceReader
Romance books reference
http://www.theromancereader.com/
 
Stop, You're Killing Me!
Title lists of your favorite mystery authors and series characters
http://www.stopyourekillingme.com/
 
What's New at the Library
 
WhoReadsWhat
Celebrity reading lists
http://www.gpl.lib.me.us/wrw.htm
 
YALSA
Best books for young adults
http://www.ala.org/ala/yalsa/booklistsawards/booklistsbook.cfm
 
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