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AR BookFinder
Search for your Accelerated Reader Books
Caldecott Medal & Honor Books
1938 to Present
The New York Times
Best Sellers List & Reviews
Newberry Medal & Honor Books
1922 to Present
Publisher’s Weekly – Best Sellers List
International news magazine on book publishing and bookselling offers updates on author tours, events and releases.
USA Today – Best Sellers List
Top 150 best-selling books list

Research, Reviews, & Stores

19th Century African American Women Writers – NYPL Digital Schomburg
From the collections of the New York Public Library. Includes texts and resources.
Millions of used books, secondhand books, rare books, out-of-print books, and other hard-to-find books. Featuring Prize Winners, literary news, author interviews, book reviews, and more!
Offering out of print and rare books through a worldwide network of dealers.
Searchable 3-million-title book, CD and DVD catalog, search and notification services, recommendations by genre or category, and content including extensive author interviews and music clips.
Lists authors and their works, with news, articles, and events.
Barnes & Noble Review
Reviews, interviews, and reading lists.
Online bookstore comparison shopping agent that searches inventory of over 5,000 individual new/used/OOP vendors, and reports on pricing and availability.
Includes reviews, reading lists, authors, and resources. Features bookstores and current news.
BookWire – News, Reviews & Bestsellers
Find thousands of links to book-related homepages. Includes complete texts and reviews of titles.
GPO – Online Bookstore
Find U.S. Government information products available for purchase through GPO Access.
Mostly Fiction
Learn more about an author, his or her bibliography and surf the net for related tid-bits, interviews and reviews. All recommended books are test read…
VOS – English Literature
Extensive page of English literature resources organized for the research-user.
The Washington Post
Book Reviews & Search


Academy of American Poets
Poems, biographies, historical and thematic poetry exhibits, events calendars, discussion forums, contest information, and more…
Selection of poems and biographies of poets including Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, and Robert Frost, as well as contemporary writers.
Anthology of Modern American Poetry
Find biographies, analysis and criticism on dozens American poets. Texts complement the Oxford “Anthology of Modern American Poetry.”
National Poetry Month
Includes information on new poetry publications, related events, highlights, FAQs, and resources.
Find words that rhyme with, almost rhyme with, or sound exactly the same as a certain target word along with other variants.
Verse –
Contains original text of a number of English literature anthologies and volumes.