For Readers

Readers Expert Advice at HPL


Websites for Readers
  • Book Reviews
    A free service that provides book reviews and allows readers to search for novels by plot, character, settting and writing style.
  • Book Browse
    Book recommendations and information, online magazines and author spotlights.
  • The Book Case
    A product of BookPage, where readers discover their next great book.
  • Bookwire
    A portal into the book industry with links to and articles on industry news, access to literary journals and reviews, and an expansive directory of book sites around the world. Users can also search updated bestseller lists, find listings of literary events, and read author interviews.
  • Chapter One
    Read the first chapters of selected new books, most of which have been reviewed by the Washington Post.
  • Dear Reader
    Blog by Suzanne Beecher, author of Muffins and Mayhem: Recipes for a Happy Life.
  • Fantastic Fiction
    Bibliographies fore more than 25,000 authors.
  • GoodReads
    Get book recommendations from people you know, keep track of what you've read and what you'd like to read, answer book trivia and collect your favorite quotes.
  • LibraryThing Blog
    Just one more reason to love
  • Literary Criticism
    The Internet Public Library's Literary Criticism Collection contains critical and biographical Web sites about authors and their works that can be browsed by author, title or nationality and literary period.
  • The Readers Advisor
    News, tips and fun stuff.
  • Stop, You're Killing Me
    A website to die for...if you love mysteries.
    A completely new way of choosing what to read.

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