Books and Literature

Award Winners

Bram Stoker Award (Horror)
Caldecott Medal
Coretta Scott King Book Award
Edgar Awards Database (Mystery Writing)
Eisner Awards (ComicCon)
Man Booker Prize
National Book Award Winners Since 1950
Nebula Awards (Science Fiction/Fantasy Writing)
Newbery Medal
Nobel Prize for Literature
PEN America Literary Awards
Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
RITA Award (Romance Writing)
Stonewall Book Awards(GLBT)

Book Reviews
BookPage
Kirkus
New York Review of Books
New York Times Book Review
NPR Book Reviews
Online Books Page

Book Stores
Amazon Bookstore
American Booksellers Association
Barnes & Noble

Book Values – Rare and Out of Print
AbeBooks
Alibris–Hard-to-find Books
Bibliofind search form
BookFinder– Search for Out of Print and Used Books
eBay Antiquarian and Collectible Books
Your Old Books

Books in Series
Books in Series Database
Juvenile Series and Sequels
What’s Next?–Series Database

Books – Miscellaneous
Banned Books On-Line (U. Penn.)
Based on the Book –Movies
Copyright Status Search
Mid-Hudson Library System–Online Library Catalog
Publishers Weekly Home Page
Worldcat Quick Search (Use local catalog first!)

Common Core Standards – Reading Support
Booklist–Resources for Common Core Standards
Common Core Literacy Standards
Lexile Levels Information
School Library Journal Resources for Common Core
Reading Rocket- Common Core Standards

Literature and Literary Criticism
EPC-Electronic Poetry Center
Gale Literary References–Index
Literary Criticism Collection
LiteraryHistory.com
Poets.org–Academy of American Poets
SparkNotes Literature Study Guides
Voice of the Shuttle–Links to English Literature

Texts Online & e-Books
Bartleby Archive
Classic Reader
Classic Short Stories
Complete Works of William Shakespeare
FeedBooks
Google Books Project
Internet Archive- Texts
Hathi Trust Digital Library
Loyal Books
Many Books
Open Library – Online Books
Project Gutenberg (online texts)
Poemhunter (many full-text poems so pardon the ads…)

What to Read – Reader’s Advisory
AllReaders.com
Fantastic Fiction – From the UK and Beyond
Fiction_L-Reader’s Advisory Lists (Morton Grove Library)
GoodReads
If You Liked…Hennepin County Library Lists
Library Thing
Literature Map from Gnod
Oprah’s Book Club
Reader’s Advisor Online -Blog
Reading Group Guides
Shelfari
Whichbook.net
Ten Websites for Book Lovers