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== Blogs/Websites to Watch ==
 
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*[http://www.anobii.com Anobii] --Free personal book collection site
 
*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
 
*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/recommend.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: We Recommend] - Staff Recommendations
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/recommend.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: We Recommend] - Staff Recommendations
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*[http://www.readersclub.org/default.asp Reader's Club] Reviews from Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County
 
*[http://www.readersclub.org/default.asp Reader's Club] Reviews from Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com ricklibrarian]
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com ricklibrarian]
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*[http://www.shelfari.com/ Shelfari]
  
 
== Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out ==
 
== Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out ==

Revision as of 20:22, 29 June 2007

Contents

Fiction

Nonfiction

  • Three non-fiction Readers' Advisory resources ("Sure bet narrative nonfiction writers", " Narrative nonfiction genre appeal factors" and " Regional Mysteries Bibliography") at the ALA-RUSA Reader's Advisory Committee page.

Poetry

Young Adult/Teen Booklists



  • Wiki for http://booktalk.pbwiki.com -- password: booktalk. It's easy. Help get this wiki skyrocketing with good read suggestions.

Lists of Books

Recommendations by Nancy Pearl (the queen of readers' advisory):

Books by readers' advisory expert Joyce Saricks:

Guides to Genre Fiction

Guides to Nonfiction

New just for YA:

Search Engines for Finding Book Reviews

Librarians' Personal Lists of Best Books

Overlooked Books that People Might Like

Blogs/Websites to Watch

Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out

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