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*[http://www.webrary.org/rs/FLbklistmenu.html Fiction-L Listserv archives and book lists]
 
*[http://www.webrary.org/rs/FLbklistmenu.html Fiction-L Listserv archives and book lists]
  
Books by Nancy Pearl (the queen of readers' advisory):
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Recommendations by Nancy Pearl (the queen of readers' advisory):
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*[http://www.kcls.org/pearlspicks/ Pearl's Picks] Twice a month Nancy recommends books.
 
*[http://www.powells.com/cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=1-1570613818-3 Book Lust] Thousands of books organised by theme and mood
 
*[http://www.powells.com/cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=1-1570613818-3 Book Lust] Thousands of books organised by theme and mood
 
*[http://www.powells.com/biblio/18-1570614350-0 More Book Lust]
 
*[http://www.powells.com/biblio/18-1570614350-0 More Book Lust]
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== Blogs/Websites to Watch ==
 
== Blogs/Websites to Watch ==
 
*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
 
*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com RickLibrarian]
 
 
*[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://webjunction.org/forums/forum.jspa?forumID=158&start=0 Discussions: All Aboard » Library Services » Reader's Advisory] - a Readers Advisory discussion list on WebJunction
 
*[http://webjunction.org/forums/forum.jspa?forumID=158&start=0 Discussions: All Aboard » Library Services » Reader's Advisory] - a Readers Advisory discussion list on WebJunction
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*[http://maggiereads.blogspot.com/ Maggie Reads] - Make Mississippi Read
 
*[http://maggiereads.blogspot.com/ Maggie Reads] - Make Mississippi Read
 
*[http://nonanon.com Nonfiction Readers Anonymous]  
 
*[http://nonanon.com Nonfiction Readers Anonymous]  
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*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com RickLibrarian]
  
 
== Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out ==
 
== Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out ==

Revision as of 23:18, 6 September 2006

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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


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

Books by readers' advisory expert Joyce Saricks:

Guide to Genre Fiction

New just for YA:

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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