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Dive into a New Book

Welcome the the Reader's Advisory page. Here you'll find websites, videos and databases all with one thing in mind...finding your next great reading experience. In this page you'll see what the experts, and people just like you, have to say about all types of books.


Simply The Best

Looking for something to read and have no preference for genre or author? Below you'll find some helpful Best of Lists. They include Time's Best Books of All Time and Best Books of the past year.

Websites to Help You Find the Perfect Read

So, you've read all of the books by your favorite author and don't know what to read next? Use the links below to find suggestions on another title or author based on your favorirtes.

I Remember It Had a Blue Cover........

Click here to read an article from the New York Public Library. Within the article, there are many online resources designed to help you find the title of the book based on the plot.


This database also uses your input to find the perfect book or new author for you. Simply input a book or author you love and NoveList will provide other books and authors right up your alley. You can search for books by subject and also based on the book reviews. This database if funded by the Tappan Library so you must be a Tappan Library cardholder in order to access it.

Other Readers' Recommendations

Interested in what real people have to say about popular, new or your favorite books. Both LibraryThing and GoodReads do just that. You can read opinions and reviews and post your own.