and Book Stores
The source for Savvy
Librarians -- an out-of-print, independent booksellers site,
with a literary newsletter, features, and links. A nicely presented
Books--links and lists courtesy of Readers' Services, Allen
County Public Library, Indiana.
- AddAll.com--searches 33
- African-American Literature Book
Club--with book profiles and reviews (including children's
--hard-to-find and out-of-print books. A neat site.
- Amazon.Com--an amazingly
complete online bookstore which gives prompt service.
Free Library -- Sci-fi titles full-text online.
Barnes and Noble
- BiblioFind-- free out of
print book search service.
-- African American book reviewers "devoted to covering both fiction
and nonfiction books written by black authors."
Book Arts Resources--illustration,
bookbinding, typography and calligraphy
lists, by genre, author, series, sequels, or Oprah
--Marylaine Block's columns about books, plus her annotated
bibliographies of books too good to put down.
Finder -- lists the top ten most requested
out-of-print books ordered in different subject areas. A
Lists and Bibliographies -- recommended reading from
booklists of many different public libraries gathered together.
the Book Reporter--book
reviews, author interviews, and a gift guide by subject.
Book Reviews Galore--fiction,
nonfiction (all topics), humor, you name it
BookSense.com-- A gateway for over 200 independent booksellers. The book search steers
you to titles available at your nearest independent bookstore. Site also includes author interviews, and book
recommendations and best sellers in a variety of categories.
in Depth -- reviews in selected journals and
Change Lives--great achievers of the 20th century tell you about
the books that mattered to them.
- Book Web--from the American
Borders -- has now aligned
Literary Landscape -- a bibliography of both adult and
children's fiction set in Iowa. Alphabetical by author.
- MetaFinder for Out of Print Books--simultaneously
searches several out of print dealers' catalogs.
Webrary -- lists of books organized by genre, setting,
character, audience, author, topical themes, etc.
Review-- Links to all kinds of book-related sites, including book
On-Line Book Page--12,000 free, public domain full text books, most in HTML format.
Book Critics Circle -- list of useful book and criticism
sites from newspaper, magazine and online publications. The Circle
also awards for fiction, non-fiction, autobiography and criticism.
National Center for the
--independent booksellers, small independent magazines, independent
record labels, university presses and much more.
New York Review
New York Times Book
Reviews--text of NYTBR, plus search all book reviews since 1980;
free with registration.
Read Across America--NEA's
campaign to motivate children to read.
personalized book recommendation system.
in Literature -- book recommendations and a daily
essay about a writer or a book from the Toronto Public Library.