Reading Resources for Adults

If you're having trouble deciding what to read next or can't find a "good" book to read try some of these resources. We have several reference books at the library that can help you out. There are also numerous web sites with helpful hints and lists.

Books at Our Circulation Desk

Book Lust : Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason

Christian Fiction: A Guide to the Genre

Fluent in Fantasy: A Guide to Reading Interests

Genreflecting: A Guide to Reading Interests in Genre Fiction

Sequels: An Annotated Guide to Novels in Series

To Be Continued: An Annotated Guide to Sequels

eBooks Online

These eBooks are from netLibrary. They require a Hermiston Public Library card for access.

America in Historical Fiction: A Bibliographic Guide - eBook

Classic Crime and Suspense Writers - eBook

Classic Science Fiction Writers - eBook

Fluent in Fantasy: A Guide to Reading Interests - eBook

Genreflecting: A Guide to Reading Interests in Genre Fiction - eBook

Modern Fantasy Writers - eBook

Reference Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction - eBook

Romance Fiction: A Guide to the Genre - eBook

Science Fiction Writers of the Golden Age - eBook

Web Sites

AllReaders.com

FictionDB - If You Like, Try...

Hennepin County Library Book Lists

Kent District Library What's Next (Series) Database

Library Booklists and Bibliographies

Library Thing

MGPL Webrary Fiction_L Booklists

Mid-Continent Public Library Based on the Book

Mid-Continent Public Library Book Awards

Montgomery County Public Libraries Booklists

Reader's Robot

San Antonio Public Library Book Lists

State Library of Tasmania Readalike Service

Stop, You're Killing Me!

Uchronia: The Alternate History List

Which Book