Barrington Public Library is OPEN with limited hours, capacity, and services.

Reading Recommendations

Limited time FREE subscriptions:

  • BookPage - Discover your next great book! (Past issues)
  • National Emergency Library (Internet Archive) - a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed. Available through June 30, 2020.

FIND YOUR NEXT GREAT READ

  • Book Riot - Not-your-average Readers Advisory website for not-your-average reader!
  • Books & Fiction - The New Yorker book blog
  • Christian Fiction - Complete guide to the most popular Christian fiction authors
  • Fang-tastic Fiction - A guide to contemporary paranormal fiction
  • Fantastic Fiction - Information on over 350,000 titles
  • GoodReads - Meet your next favorite book & join our BarringtonReads Online Book Discussion Group
  • LibraryReads - Lists the top 10 books of the month recommended by librarians 
  • Litsy - Download their app to post quotes & reviews and get recommendations from other readers 
  • The Millions - An online magazine offering coverage on books, arts, and culture since 2003 
  • Mystery Readers International - Reviews and recommendations for all mystery genres
  • NoveList - Author Readalikes, book discussion guides and more
  • Overbooked - For ravenous and omnivorous readers
  • SF Site - The best in Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Shelf Awareness - Receive weekly recommendations, read author interviews and more
  • Stop, You're Killing Me! - Lists of over 4,800 authors of mystery, crime, thriller, spy & suspense with titles in chronological order
  • What's Next? Books in a Series - Search by author or series title, print out a list to check off as you go

RESOURCES FOR BOOK CLUBS

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