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Find a Good Book to Read

How to Find a Book

There are several resources available to help you find a good book to read:

Personalized Reading Recommendations

Looking for a good book to read? Try our Personalized Reading Recommendation service. Fill out the online questionnaire and receive 3-5 individualized book suggestions from a Provo Librarian.

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Online Booklists

Online Booklists

Peruse lists of books organized by genre or subject.

Kids'  |  TeenAdult

Clicking on the title of a book will take you to the catalog, where you can see if the book is checked in or you can place a hold request if it is checked out.

Author Read-alikes

Author Read-alikes

Looking for a similar author or genre? Find book suggestions grouped by author's writing style.

 

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Novelist Plus

Novelist Plus

NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. With extensive feature content, advanced search options, author read-alikes, professional reviews, recommended reads, genre outlines, and much more - NoveList Plus will help you to answer the question of what to read next.

Library Book Blogs

Library Staff Review Blog

Library Staff Reviews

Librarians at the Provo City Library review the books they've read.  Our favorites are labeled as Staff Picks or Audio Picks.  If you want to avoid violence, strong language, or graphic scenes, look for the books labeled as Clean Reads.

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Library Blog

Your daily stop for recommendations, reviews, and random facts about the Provo City Library. Look for new content every week day.

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Children's Book Reviews

Children's Book Reviews

Includes books read and reviewed by the Children's Librarians at Provo City Library.

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Ask a Librarian

Ask a Librarian

Also, if you come in to our library, feel free to ask any librarian for book recommendations.

 

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