Readers' Advisory

Many items pulled from: Readers Advisory Tools For Adult Readers: A Five-Year Retrospective Selected Bibliography (October, 2008), by Mary K. Chelton (Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, Queens College, Flushing, NY 11367;

Adult Reading Round Table

Affaire de Coeur (Romance)

African American Literature Book Club

Beau Monde Chapter of RWA (Regency Romance)

Best of LibGuides: Readers’ Advisory

The Book Report Network (

Book Lust /  

BookBrowse Book Finder


Booklist Online  

Bookmarks Magazine

Books in Series Database (Nebraska Library Commission)

Book-TV (C-Span2/Nonfiction)


Chick Lit Books

Christy Awards (Christian Fiction/Inspirational)

Comics Worth Reading

ClueLass Home Page: A Mystery Lover's Notebook

Dark Echo Reviews (Horror)

Deadly Pleasures (Crime/Mystery)

DorothyL (Crime/Mystery)

Euro Crime

Fantastic Fiction

Find A Good Book (Hennepin County Library)

The Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide

Gimme! Database/Search Engine (Scottsdale Public Library)


Hellnotes: Fiction, Movies and Art Dedicated to the Horror Genre  

Historical Novel Society

Horror Writers of America/Horror Writers Association

Jewish Book Council (Gay and Lesbian Book Reviews)



Monster Librarian (Horror)

Morton Grove Public Library Fiction_L Mailing List

Nancy Pearl’s Four Doors to Reading


No Flying, No Tights (Graphic Novels)


OCLS Shake It! (RA App from Orange County Library System)

PPLD Find a Good Book

Reader’s Advisor Online

Readers' Advisory Modules (Ohio Library Council, Guidance for Readers’ Advisory)

Reader's Advisory: The Complete Spectrum (Handouts from a NJ Regional Library Cooperatives presentation by Mary K. Chelton and Duncan Smith)

Readers' Advisory Services

Readers' Cafe (Montgomery County Public Library)

Reading Recommendations (Morton Grove Public Library)

Reading with Purpose: Nancy Pearl at TEDxSeattleU

Romance Reader

Romantic Times Book Club

Science Fiction and Fantasy Site

Science Fiction Fan

SFF Net (Science Fiction/Fantasy)

Shelf Awareness

Shelf Talk (Seattle Public Library)

Stop, You’re Killing Me! (Crime/Mystery)

Thrilling Detective

Time Travel Romance Writers

Ubiquitous readers' advisory services for public libraries' online communities (Slideshare presentation, presented by Paul Brown, June 2011)

Ultimate Science Fiction Web Guide

Western Writers of America

What Should I Read Next?

Worth Reading