Reading Inspiration

Looking for Book Recommendations?

Library staff is always happy to help you find your next great book.

Book Lover's Links

The Book Lover's Links below will guide you to websites full of book recommendations, books in a series, book club suggestions and audiobook recommendations.

The New York Times Best Sellers List

Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States, sorted by format and genre.

Click here

Novelist Plus

The database NoveList Plus is a subscription database which contains tools to help you find author read-a-likes, or similar titles based on content identifiers. You can access Novelist Plus from inside the library here. Or access Novelist Plus from outside the library using your Beaman Library card will be required to log in. Novelist is provided by C/WMARS.


What's Next: Books in a Series

Kent District Library What's Next®: Books in Series database
helps you search series fiction.

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Which Book Next?

A new way to choose where the reader is in control. Choose by mood and emotion, from a world map, by character and plot, starting from a bestseller, so many ways.

Booklist Reader

Here is an article from The American Library Association about their Booklist Reader, the monthly book-browsing magazine.

Click on the booklist image for the latest issue.