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Booklists 
Compiled by Arrowhead Library System

Booksellers/Reviews Antiquarian Booksellers Book Club Reading Guides College Bound Booklist Book/Movie tie-ins


Bestsellers and Best Books lists

Amazon Best Sellers - Most popular products based on sales. Updated hourly.

New York Times Bestseller List

USA Today's Best-selling Books: What America's Reading

Oprah's "The Reading Room" Booklists and more.

Publishers Weekly Bestseller List

Publishers Weekly Best Books 2011


Booksellers, Book Reviews, Textbook Rental

Amazon.com Books - A million titles for sale at discount prices

Barnes & Noble
- Books for sale, plus author features, chat areas, bargain bin, magazines and software.

Booklist
- Current and advance reviews for fiction and non-fiction books from the pages of the American Library Association's Booklist magazine.

Bookwire
-The first place to look for information about books and publishing on the Web. Includes author tour information, Publishers Weekly bestseller lists, and answers to frequently asked questions about publishing.

Chegg Textbook Rental - Rent or buy your textbooks and save hundreds of dollars. 

Children's Literature Web Guide - An exhaustive resource for children's books, including recommended titles for children and young adults, awards, lists of movies and television shows based on children's books, and much, much more.

Cooperative Children's Book Center
- Children's book award rosters and information on discussions, lectures and workshops on children's and young adults books.


Bookclubs Resource.com
- Links to virtual book clubs, book-related newsgroups and discussion lists, as well as resources for off-line book clubs and online books.

Women's Lit Site - from BellaOnline, The Voice of Women
 

Antiquarian Booksellers

abebooks.com - Librarians can purchase rare, used and out-of-print books with credit cards or Purchase Orders.

Alibris - The source for rare and out-of-print selections from a worldwide network of dealers.

Bibliofind
- Largest site for the sale of books on the Web.

BookFinder.Com
- Search for new and used books by author, title or other keywords and then query numerous vendors.

Booksearch Online
- Full-featured, Internet-accessible book entry and search service.

Powell's Books
- The online version of the famous Portland, Ore. mecca for bibliophiles, offering a wide variety of both new and used books.

Rereadables
- The place to go for bargain-basement shopping for financially-strapped book lovers.
 
 

Book Discussion Guides for Book Clubs and Reading Groups
Most of the guides included in the following sites contain introductions to selected books, some provocative questions to get discussion going, and information about the authors.

Wisconsin Public Library Book Club Collection - available for check out through your local library

Books@Random - Readers Group Guides from Random House
 
HarperCollins Reading Guides
 
SimonSays- Reading Guides from Simon & Schuster
 
Vintage Books & Anchor Books Reading Group Center

Miscellaneous

        Outstanding Books for College Bound and Lifelong Learners - a booklist from the American Library Association

        College Bound Booklist compiled by Arrowhead Library System

        From Books to Movies - 'Based on the Book' is a compilation from Mid-Continent Public Library of over 1,200 books, novels,  short stories, 
        and plays that have been made into motion pictures. 


Updated 25 July 2012