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Books and Reading

Information to help you find great reading material.

Book Reviews

Links to book review Web sites
All Readers
A collection of book reviews done by readers, not professional reviewers.
Book Browse
BookBrowse recommends only the most exceptional current books, the kind you can't wait to tell friends about, and provides you with multiple reviews and hefty excerpts of each, plus in-depth author interviews, hundreds of reading guides and much else.
Bookpage
The online version of the book review magazine.
Bookwire
The Internet resource dedicated to new titles, new authors, and the general scoop on the book industry! Use this site to search book reviews, read about the latest releases, watch author video clips, and learn about upcoming book events.
Overbooked
A web site for ravenous readers. Overbooked specializes in providing timely information about literary & genre fiction as well as readable nonfiction.

Mysteries

Find mystery series and links to your favorite crime author
Stop, You’re Killing Me!
A great site for finding the order of mystery series. It also includes lists of books by characters and locations. A fun site to browse.
Crime Writers in Alphabetical Order
A massive site that is just what the name describes. If you can’t find the author here, she must be very obscure!

Romance

Find links to romance writers' and readers' Web sites as well as book suggestions and series descriptions
All About Romance
The back fence for lovers of romance novels. A great site for all books romance! It includes booklists on interesting topics. Just click on Special Title Listings under Readers Choice.
The Romance Reader
Find a large number of reviews on romance novels.

Science Fiction

Contains links to Web sites for all things science fiction
SciFan
Books and Links for the Science Fiction Fan. It is a large database that can be searched or browsed by themes, authors or time period, to name a few.
Fantastic Fiction
A British site that focuses on science fiction, fantasy and horror books and authors. However, this site includes a large number of authors in other genres, listing titles and series with publishing information.

Historical Fiction

Links to Web sites for lovers of the historical fiction genre
History Fiction
A database of authors and titles, including readers’ comments. It also includes a number of links to forums, lists and other web sites.
Historical Fiction
Started in November 2005 as a place for historical fiction readers to post reviews, make reading suggestions and participate in readers’ forums.

Westerns

Find links to Web sites describing the western genre of literature
ReadWest
An online magazine promoting Western literature, both fiction and nonfiction. There are book reviews, a number of interesting book lists and original, full-text Western stories.

Book Talk

A form to submit thoughts about a book

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