Reader Resources

Not sure what to read? Help yourself by checking out the sites below.

A Little Help from Your Friends
Wilmington Bookshelf Blog
Your friendly neighborhood librarians are here to help you venture out into uncharted reading waters. This blog will help you get acclimated to genres you've not explored before.

Bestsellers
New York Times Bestsellers

Awards
Modern Library's Top 100

National Book Awards
Recognizing books of exceptional merit written by Americans.

Pulitzer Prize

Powell's Books-Award winners
Comprehensive list of book award.

Massachusetts Book Awards

Comprehensive Sites
Library Thing
An online service to help people catalog their books; offers reading suggestions, and more.

NoveList [In the library] [From home]
Author read-a-likes, series listings, plot summaries, booklists, and genre guides.

Books & Authors
Author read-a-likes, series listings, and plot summaries

OCLC WorldCat
Catalog representing libraries’ holdings from around the world

Overbooked.org
Resource for readers providing timely information about fiction (all genres) and readable nonfiction.

Webrary's Web Sites for Book Lovers
Lists of bestsellers, award winners, book reviews and more from Morton Grove Public Library.

Webrary's Fiction_L Booklists
Lists by genre, character, author and more from Morton Grove Public Library.

Genre Fiction
Stop, You're Killing Me! (mysteries)

All About Romance (romance novels)

Fantastic Fiction
Author bibliographies and series listings