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Helpful Websites for Book Lovers

Book Lists
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Book Lovers Discussion Group
  Find out what books are being discussed next & join the discussion.
BookLetters Daily
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Books on the Air
  See what books are being discussed on Radio & TV.
  Whether your goal is improving your personal finances, or leading your compnay to record sales, get a monthly heads-up on books that will help you get ahead in the business world.

Events @ Your Library

  Find out what's happening @ your Library.
  Find out what's at the top of the charts for fiction titles.
Kids Reads & Events

  Check out the newest kids titles & fun events.
  From self-help and fitness to home decor, books designed to fit your active lifestyle and renew your spirit are featured here. This list will steer you toward the best new cookbooks, gardening guides, pet care manuals and more.
  Monthly listing of the new movies available @ the Library.
 Get the lowdown on the hottest whodunits. Once a month, you'll receive updates of your favorite sleuths, forecasts of promising new mystery series and profiles of top writers in the world of crime fiction.
New Fiction
   Stay informed on what's hot in fiction, from young sensations to established literary masters. Once a month, you'll get reviews of tomorrow's bestsellers, with selections in women's fiction, historical novels, suspense and more
New Large Print Books
  Check out the newest titles available.
New Nonfiction
   Truth is often stranger than fiction and this newsletter will keep you updated on the newest nonfiction titles.
Nonfiction Best Sellers
    Find out what's at the top of the charts for nonfiction titles.
Past & Present
   Stay informed on the people, places and events that influence world affairs. Every month you will be directed to the best new books on current events, along with recommended memoirs, biographies and history titles.

   Enter the world of romance fiction, where love is always exciting and new. You can read reviews of the best new romance novels, from historical and contemporary love stories to romantic suspense and inspirational titles.
Science & Nature
   Find out about cutting-dege discoveries and travel to exciting destinations. This monthly preview features the best new books in medicine, biology and the great outdoors.
Science Fiction & Fantasy

   Step into the future with reviews of new science fiction titles that will take you to brave new worlds. This monthly report also recommends rising stars in fantasy and alternate history.
Staff Picks
  Recently read titles by library staff.
Teen Reads & Events

  Check out the newest teen titles & events.
Award Winning Titles and Bestsellers

Best Sellers
Fiction Best Sellers Nonfiction Best Sellers
Fiction Paperback Best Sellers Nonfiction Paperback Best Sellers
Children's Best Sellers Children's Illustrated Best Sellers
Awards and Top Lists
Agatha Award ALA Notable Fiction
ALA Notable Nonfiction Anthony Award
Audie Award Booker Prize
Bram Stoker Award Christy Award
Costa Book Award Edgar Award
Hugo Award James Beard KitchenAid Book Award
National Book Award for Fiction National Book Award for Nonfiction
National Book Award for Poetry Nebula Award
Nobel Prize for Literature PEN/Faulkner Award
Pulitzer Prize for Biography Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Pulizter Prize for History Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry RITA Award
Stonewall: Barbara Gittings Literature Award Stonewall: Israel Fishman Nonficiton Award
Awards and Top Lists for Teens
ALA Top Ten Young Adult Books Alex Award
Margaret A. Edwards Award Mildred L Batchelder Award
National Book Award for Young People's Literature Printz Award
Schneider Family Book Award William C. Morris Award
Awards and Top Lists for Kids
Caldecott Medal Children's Choice Book Award
Coretta Scott King Award E.B. White Read Aloud Award
Ezra Jack Keats Award Giverny Award
Golden Kite Award Horn Book Award
Mildred L. Batchelder Award Newbery Medal
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers Award Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal
Schneider Family Book Award Scott O'Dell Award
Thedor Seuss Geisel Award

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