Readers' Corner

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Book Awards

Best Sellers & Lists of Award Winning Books
Booker Prize
Edgar Allan Poe Award
Hugo Award
Michael L. Printz Award
National Book Awards
Nebula Award
Nobel Prize Laureates in Literature
Pulitzer Prize 1917-present

Book Reviews & More

Find the newest title by your favorite author or spot a title that you may have missed. Lists the novels in a series, in the correct reading sequence.
Best Seller Lists by Decade
Best Sellers & Award Winners Lists
Black Book Review Online
BookPage: America's Book Review  contains book reviews of the best in new books
BookWire has links to reviews from Publishers Weekly
Fanatastic Fictionsearch for book series in order
Goodreads: a social networking site for readers
Literary Reference Center
New York Times Book Reviews
Oprah's Book Club
Proquest: newspaper database (from home) online community for reading groups
The Romance Reader
Stop, You're Killing Me for mystery lovers
Top Book Club Picks
Washington Post's Book World