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Reader Advisory Links

BPL_LOGOAwards and Best Sellers

New York Times

National Book Awards

Pulitzer Prize

Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

The Anisfield-Wolf Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity.

Batchelder Award

Given to the most outstanding children’s book originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the United States, and subsequently translated into English for publication in the United States

Ezra Jack Keats Book Award

Bringing the multicultural, creative spirit of Keats into children’s lives and literature

Walter Dean Myers Award

The Walter Dean Myers Award, also known as “The Walter,” is named for prolific children’s and young adult author Walter Dean Myers (1937 – 2014). Myers was a National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature as well as a champion of diversity in children’s and YA books.a

Book Searches

 WorldCat

Amazon

Novelist (library card number and PIN required)

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Sequels & Series

 Fantastic Fiction

What’s Next?

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Really Big Book Sites

Bookspot

Bartleby.com

Goodreads

LibraryThing

Book Lust blog by Nancy Pearl

Awful Library Books

Literature Map

Book Verdict

Oprah’s Book Club

WhichBooks

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Free/Public Domain E-Books and E-Audiobooks

Duluth Public Library’s Free E-book Sites

Inkmesh

Internet Archive

Project Gutenberg

Hathitrust Digital Library

Smashwords

Librivox (e-audiobooks)

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Audiobooks

Audiofile Magazine Reviews

Audiofile Magazine Golden Voices

The Audie Awards

Earphones Awards

Grammy Award Winners for Spoken Word album 

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African American Fiction

Coretta Scott King Awards

 

Asian/Pacific American Fiction

Asian Pacific American Award for Literature

 

Christian Fiction

Christy Awards

American Christian Fiction Writers

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Disabilities

Disability In KidLit

 

Diverse Fiction

Children’s Book Council Diversity Blog

Rich in Color

 

Graphic Novels

No Flying, No Tights

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Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction Review

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Hispanic Fiction

Pura Belpre Award

 

Horror

Horror Writers Association

Monster Librarian

Best Horror Novels

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LGBT Fiction

GLBT Round Table

Lambda Awards

Rainbow Book List

Stonewall Book Awards

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Literature for Men

Guys Lit Wire

 

Literature for Women

A Mighty Girl 

Amelia Bloomer Project Books

Mystery

Cluelass

The Mystery Reader

Stop, You’re Killing Me

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Native Peoples

American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award

American Indians in Children’s Literature

 

Romance

Romance Reader

Romance Writers Association/RITA awards

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Science Fiction/Fantasy

The SF Site

Hugo Awards

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Urban Fiction

StreetFiction

Urban Reviews

African American Fiction (And More)

 

Westerns

Go West, Read West…

Spur Awards

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