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Recommendations

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Want a new book to get excited about?

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Your next obsession is out there somewhere, and we can help you find it. Stop into the library to ask for assistance, or try any of the links and ideas below to get started!

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'New Book' Sections at the Library

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Stop in any time to browse the library's most recent additions. We have dedicated sections for new adult fiction, mysteries, science fiction and fantasy, nonfiction, biographies, audiobooks, graphic novels, YA books, and Christian fiction. New titles added monthly.

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Reader's Advisory: Personalized Recommendations

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Fill out one of our "Reader's Advisory" forms to get recommendations just for you by your local librarians — and remember that we can tailor these recommendations over time based on what you do and don't like as you read! Forms are available at the front desk.

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Featured Services

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Use our complete set of FEATURED RECOMMENDATION SERVICES to get instant suggestions. Search based on authors or titles you already like, specific story/character details, or even filter books based on your mood! All sites are free to use and do not require sign-up.

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Browse Top-Reviewed Books Nationwide

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AllReaders.com
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AllReaders

Reviews by regular readers, rather than professionals.

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BookBrowse

Recommendations for only the most exceptional current books.

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BookPage

The online companion to the well-known book review magazine.

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Bookwire

New titles, new authors, and the latest scoop on the book industry.

PLUS: Interested only in reviews for your favorite genre? Check out our genre listings for a specialty focus on everything from mystery to romance to historical fiction!

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Register for a Free Book Rating Service

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Become a registered member at an online book hub like Goodreads; this will allow you to get automated recommendations as you rate titles and build up a reading history, and will also give you access to the forums so you can ask other members for suggestions.

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