Looking for your next good read? Please ask at the front desk and we will be happy to help you find a book, eBook, or audiobook.
Below are a variety of websites you can explore to find books by a familiar author or to discover a new author to try.
Websites to Help You Find Your Next Read
Books & Authors – Offers book reviews and free ebooks.
Gnooks – Search for your next book, video, or music to enjoy. Enter the title and Gnooks creates a word cloud. Titles closest to your title are most like it.
Goodreads – Avid readers will enjoy Goodreads and how it groups similar books by genre, author, and subject. Create a free account to build a bookshelf and track books you have read.
Library Thing – After creating a profile, readers can view what their friends are reading, as well as browse their substantive catalog for ideas.
New York Times Book Pages – Features Best Seller Lists as well as interesting articles on books and authors for readers of all ages.
What Should I Read Next – Enter a title and a list of similar books is offered for your consideration.
KDL What’s Next® Database – Find the next book in the series you’re reading.
Click on the title of the award to view a list of winners. If you would like to request a title, please ask and we will be happy to find it for you.
American Library Association Notable Books List – includes fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.
Edgars – Awarded by the Mystery Writers Association, includes awards for adult, young adult, and children’s mysteries.
Hugo Award – Voted on by members of the World Science Fiction Convention, the award has been presented annually since 1955.
Pulitzer Prize – Awarded by the Pulitzer Prize Board in a variety of categories including novel, drama, poetry, history, and biography/autobiography.