Dig In To Your Favorite Authors & Books
One of the most comprehensive, interactive sites on the web for readers and writers. Check back for up-to-date book reviews, author interviews, feature stories and bestseller lists.
Forget Top 40 Radio. These 10-15 minute author interviews from Barnes & Noble – hosted by the thoughtful and thorough Steve Bertrand – are the perfect accompaniment for your morning commute.
Build an Online Library
Goodreads is the largest social network for readers in the world. Sign up for a free account and see recommendations from fellow members, keep track of what you’ve read and would like to read, or join an online book club.
Owned by Amazon.com, Shelfari is a popular virtual bookshelf service that utilizes a rating system, peer recommendations and online forums to generate discussion and interest in a wide variety of book genres.
Boasting a community of over 1,000,000 book lovers, Library Thing is a free online service that allows people to catalog and track their book collections online.
Read The Essentials
Keep meaning to get around to “Ulysses?” Haven’t touched a lick of Faulkner since high school? The Modern Library has composed an inspirational list of the “100 Best Novels” ever published, which is actually divided into two lists – one composed by the Modern Library board, and one by reader vote. There are also links to a nonfiction list and to Radcliffe’s rival Top 100 list.Have a recommendation for Resources for Readers? Send your suggestion to Jill Tewsley, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or (734) 474-8826