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Adult Reader’s Corner: Booklists, Book Groups, & Reader Resources

Resources for Readers

Looking for a good book? We’ve got a Librarian for that.

Don’t know what to read next? Let us help you with personalized title recommendations.

To get started, use this online form to answer a few simple questions about what you like—and what you don’t. Our expert team of librarians will respond with titles for you to review and borrow through the digital library catalog. Available for all ages.

Searching for your next great read for yourself?

Need suggestions for your child? With your RFPL card, you can log in to Novelist Plus and Novelist K-8 Plus  to read professional reviews, find readalikes for your favorite books, discover new authors, and more.  

Are you a student of literature?

Visit the Literature Resource Center  for your academic research needs. Log in with your RFPL card to find articles from  journals and literary magazines, critical essays, work and topic overviews, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements.


Find out about the latest books and movies just added or coming soon to the RFPL! Don’t see your favorite genre below? Subscribe to receive specific lists curated by RFPL librarians directly into your email inbox. You will be able to click on titles and request books right from the lists.