Reading togetherFantastic Fiction provides bibliographies of over 30,000 authors and information about over 350,000 books.  Search by author or title.  Find read a-likes of your favorite authors and explore reading recommendations by your favorite authors.  Fantastic Fiction is a quick point for identifying series titles in order!

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Their mission is to help people find and share books they love.  Members can:

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Novelist is the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.  Take your reading suggestions further with Novelist Select recommendations made directly from the Bartow County Library’s online catalog!

20-somethings reads is a website for twenty something readers. From the website, “to us, twentysomething is 'a decade. A state of mind. An age. A lifestyle. A time for self-discovery. A new perspective. An attitude. A philosophy. Independence. Freedom. A time to re-discover reading for pleasure - and finally - read what you want.' ”

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