New York Times Book Reviews: book reviews, essays, best-seller lists and news from The New York Times Book Review.
NPR Book Reviews: Summary judgment on books of note, from NPR personalities, independent booksellers and critics from across the public-radio spectrum.
Bookpage Book Reviews: a monthly book review publication.
Washington Post Book Review: book reviews, best-seller lists, and news from The Washington Post.
Bookmarks Magazine: Bookmarks is a bimonthly American literary magazine dedicated to general readers, book groups, and librarians. It carries the tagline, "For everyone who hasn't read everything.
Detailed Book Reviews - AllReaders.com: Books classified based on plot, setting, character, and writing style. Therefore, if you know what kind of book you like, you can find other authors who write similar kind of stories.
Kirkus Book Reviews: Kirkus Reviews gives industry professionals a sneak peek at the most notable books being published weeks before they’re released.
Library Journal: Reviews: Evaluates 8000+ reviews annually of books, ebooks, audiobooks, videos/DVDs, databases, systems and websites.
Publishers Weekly: "the bible of the book business," is a weekly news magazine focused on the international book publishing business.
Mostly Fiction Book Reviews: An online book review site.
RT Book Reviews: Romantic Times is a genre magazine specializing in romance novels.
Either of the two resources below are great for organizing lists of titles you've read or would like to read. Both also provide numerous other features, including the ability to interact with other users, learn about books historically and recently published, recommendation engines, and much more.
Bibliographies for over 40,000 authors. Use the browse menu on the left to find an author by surname, or use the search box above to search for an author or book. Information on over 500,000 books. Throughout the site, just click on a book to see its cover picture, description and publication details.
Whichbook enables millions of combinations of factors and then suggests books which most closely match your needs. Click to open up to 4 sliders and move the to set your choices.
AllReaders.com contains detailed book and movie reviews from many different genres of books!
NY Magazine book lists, reviews and more.
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From the BBC, reviews, reading guides, podcasts and more.
Browse dozens of fiction genres for hundreds of titles, authors, subjects, characters, locations, and more, ranked by popularity in the world's libraries.
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Mid-contient Public Library's Based on the Book is a compilation of over 1,450 books, novels, short stories, and plays that have been made into motion pictures. Utilizing the Internet Movie Database as an authority, all resources in this collection have been released as feature-length films in the United States, in English, since 1980.
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