Library: Reader Resources
Want to read challenging and thought-provoking books? How about books written in a style similar to that of your favorite author? Wondering what books other people are enjoying? Try the following helpful sources.
Find book & media lists for children and teens »
Recommendations for Adults
- Morris County Library Book Discussion
- One Book New Jersey
- Oprah’s Books
- Reading Group Choices
- Reading Group Guides
- BookLetters Book Club Choices
- If You Like…
- What Should I Read Next?
Reviews of Books, Audiobooks and Movies
- Magazines and Newspapers
- Search for reviews of books, audiobooks and movies in magazines and newspapers through the reference databases provided by our membership in Main Library Alliance
- Main Library Alliance Library Catalog
- Reviews and summaries of newer books and audiobooks owned by Main Library Alliance libraries may be available along with the cover image.
- New Non-Fiction Book Recommendations
- Get recommendations from library staff about new nonfiction books.
- NoveList Plus
- NoveList Plus describes and reviews fiction for all age groups and includes book discussion guides and subject lists. Author read-alike lists discuss why people enjoy an author and suggest other authors who write just like the one you enjoy.
- NoveList Plus K-8
- All the great features of NoveList Plus, but for kids from kindergarten through eighth grade!
- Mostly Fiction
- A community of reviewers who voluntarily write about recent books that they read and enjoyed.
- No Flying, No Tights
- Reviews of graphic novels (also known as book-length comics) with separate sections for kids, teens and adults.