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*[http://www.guysread.com/ Guys Read] - a web-based literacy program designed to help boys find books they'd like to read.
 
*[http://www.guysread.com/ Guys Read] - a web-based literacy program designed to help boys find books they'd like to read.
 
*[http://allaboutthebook.blogspot.com It's All About the Book]
 
*[http://allaboutthebook.blogspot.com It's All About the Book]
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*[http://www.librarything.com LibraryThing]- a service for people to catalog their books online and also provides a service to libraries called [http://www.librarything.com/forlibraries/ LibraryThing for Libraries] to assist in readers in self discovery right in the catalog using web 2.0 technology
 
*[http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/madreads/ MADreads] Reviews from the Madison Public Library
 
*[http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/madreads/ MADreads] Reviews from the Madison Public Library
 
*[http://maggiereads.blogspot.com/ Maggie Reads] - Make Mississippi Read
 
*[http://maggiereads.blogspot.com/ Maggie Reads] - Make Mississippi Read

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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.

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