Reading Resources

Book Reviews and Recommendations


Databases

NoveList PlusNoveList Plus - Find new fiction and nonfiction books to enjoy based on an author, title, or topic in which you are interested. Book discussion guides, feature articles, and read-alike recommendations are also available. For home access: enter your library card number.
NoveList K-8 Plus - A trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. For home access: enter your library card number.
Books & AuthorsBooks & Authors - Looking for a good book, but not sure where to start? This database features two unique ways to search: WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN lets you browse by character, subject, location and time period. Or, type a book into the Read-A-Like Wizard for suggestions of books to read next based on subject, author, genre, and more. This database is part of the Florida Electronic Library. For home access: enter your library card number.
LitFinderLitFinder - Contains a wealth of literary works covering world literature and authors throughout history, including over 130,000 full-text poems and 650,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. It also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more. This database is part of the Florida Electronic Library. For home access: enter your library card number.

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