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Books & Reading

Selected Websites



  • All About Romance

    Book reviews, book lists, message boards and more for lovers of romantic fiction.

  • Romantic Times Book Club

    Magazine for lovers of romance, mystery & women's fiction featuring news, reviews and interviews.

General Sites

  • All Readers

    Detailed book reviews from all genres searchable by plot, style, character, and setting.

  • Book Page

    Monthly publication offering interviews with favorite authors, book reviews in all categories, and book news.

  • BookBrowse

    Excerpts, reviews and more from the best current books.

  • BookSpot

    Well-organized links to the best book reviews, reading lists, awards, news, online texts, and more.

  • GatesNotes

    Personal blog of Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. This page includes his reviews of primarily non-fiction titles he has read.

  • IndieBound

    Features lists of independent bookseller-recommended favorite handsells and bestseller lists. Formerly BookSense.

  • Morton Grove Public Library Reading Lists

    Great collection of reading recommendations from the well-known online discussion group Fiction-L.

  • Overbooked

    Book list, author information and web links specializing in literary and genre fiction.


  • ATN (All Together Now) Book Lists

    A copious number of book lists for children, grouped by genre, theme, values and more.

  • Caldecott Medal Winners

    Listing of Caldecott Winners, an award given to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

  • Kids' Booklists

    A group of booklists grouped by school grade (maintained by Multnomah County Library).

  • Lexile Framework for Reading

    Search tens of thousands of titles for their Lexile measure or search by Lexile measure.

  • Newbery Medal Winners

    Listing of the Newbery Medal award winners, an award given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.


  • Based On The Book

    Mid-Continent Public Library's 'Based on the Book' is a compilation of over 1,250 books, novels, short stories, and plays that have been made into motion pictures.

Book Groups/Book Discussions

Book News

  • BookReporter.com

    Author profiles, book reviews, feature articles, book quizzes, contests and a free weekly newsletter. Check out the Coming Soon section for info on new releases.

  • Publishers Weekly

    News, reviews and the latest in book and publishing news.

Inspirational Fiction

Science Fiction/Fantasy

  • Fantastic Fiction

    Bibliographies, links and more for over 6,000 science fiction, fantasy and horror authors.

  • Locus Online

    Features news, reviews, resources, and perspectives of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Includes the Locus Index to Science Fiction Awards

  • SF Site

    Book reviews, opinion pieces, author interviews, fiction excerpts, and links to all things SF.

Social Networking for Readers

  • Good Reads

    Members recommend books, compare what they are reading, keep track of what they've read and would like to read, form book clubs and much more.

  • Librarything.com

    Catalog your books online. Connect with other readers for recommendations and discussion!

Award Winners

  • Great Books List

    Collection of Great Books lists--authoritative attempts to list the group of books consistently rated as great by readers and critics down through the generations.

  • Pulitzer Prize winners

    Complete list of Pulitzer Prize winners.



Literature and Poetry


  • Monster Librarian

    Reviews of horror fiction, author interviews, new releases, and horror book news.

Young Adults

  • Reading Rants

    Out of the ordinary booklists for teens.

  • Teenreads.com

    Fun site for teens that includes author interviews, reading lists, contests and more.


  • Stop, You're Killing Me!

    Features title lists of your favorite mystery, intrigue and suspense authors and series characters.


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