Check out what’s new this week…
- Use the Card Catalog! Each title has a “More information” tab that gives reviews, author info, and recommendations for similar titles. Plus the homepage offers a slide show of all our new titles.
- Use NoveList to find read-alikes, book descriptions, titles in a series, or use the Appeal Mixer. The Quicklink is also to your right.
- Use Goodreads to keep track of your personal reading, follow your friends’ reading, or become friends with your favorite author.
- The latest news about books from the New York Times as well as weekly book reviews.
- Check out the Book of Now from Powell’s City of Books.
- Read up on what NPR has to say about the latest books and what three books you should read.
Bestsellers and Award-Winners
- Check out the Indie Bestseller List – a community of independent local book stores
- New York Times Best Sellers contains print and e-book recommendations.
Book Club Book Recommendations
- Goodreads has a page devoted to helping you with your next book club pick.
- Flashlight Worthy has recommendations for different ages and book clubs.
- LitLovers gives you books to watch, the top 50 in the past month, and their “All-time favorites”.
- Meetup is a website where you can register or join a book club in your area.
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The Core Collection
- Browse our shelves for books with a Core Collection label.
- Download the list of our Core Collection books.