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== Blogs/Websites to Watch ==
 
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*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
 
*[http://www.bookslut.com Bookslut]
*[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://allaboutthebook.blogspot.com It's All About the Book]
 
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/recommend.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: We Recommend] - Staff Recommendations
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/recommend.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: We Recommend] - Staff Recommendations
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/reviews.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: Customer Reviews]  
 
*[http://denverlibrary.org/booksmedia/reviews.cfm?media=Books Denver Public Library: Customer Reviews]  
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*[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://www.guysread.com/ Guys Read] - a web-based literacy program designed to help boys find books they'd like to read.
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*[http://allaboutthebook.blogspot.com It's All About the Book]
 
*[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
 
*[http://nonanon.com Nonfiction Readers Anonymous]  
 
*[http://nonanon.com Nonfiction Readers Anonymous]  
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*[http://popgoesfiction.blogspot.com/ Pop Goes Fiction]
 
*[http://www.readersclub.org/default.asp Reader's Club] Reviews from Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County
 
*[http://www.readersclub.org/default.asp Reader's Club] Reviews from Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com ricklibrarian]
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com ricklibrarian]

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Contents

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.

Poetry

Young Adult/Teen Booklists



  • Wiki for http://booktalk.pbwiki.com -- password: booktalk. It's easy. Help get this wiki skyrocketing with good read suggestions.

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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:

Search Engines for Finding Book Reviews

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Overlooked Books that People Might Like

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