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BookGuide

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Welcome to the “readers advisory” pages of the Lincoln City Libraries – a.k.a. our “BookGuide” pages. Here, you will find resources to assist you in finding your next great read, including Booklists (general, awards winners, readalikes), Reviews (staff recommendations, customer reviews, guest reviews, podcasts, newspaper and radio book review indexes), Newsletters (Books, Movies & More, Online Book Clubs, e-mail group lists), Book Groups and other Local Literary Activities.

Finding a Good Book

Award Winners

Booklists (multiple themes in a general alphabetical list) (New in September – new additions in September 2020)

If You Like… (Author and/or Title Readalikes)

Podcasts (also: Master Index to Podcasts available – updated in August last updated August 2020)

“Bound to Please” Book Bundles (custom book bundles — adult, teen & youth materials)

Recommendations & Reviews

Staff Recommendations (Current Month: September 2020)

Staff Reviewer Profiles

Customer ReviewsReader Lists (from customers) | Celebrity Guest Reviews

Local Media Book Reviews:

Current

Older (Archived)

Bestsellers and High Interest

New Books on Order  — regular posting with selected new additions highlighted — Updated Monthly!

New Large Type Books on Order — regular posting with selected new additions highlighted — Updated Monthly!

New York Times Bestsellers and Other Bestsellers Lists — Updated Weekly!

Book Talks & Book Discussion GroupsBook Groups and Clubs

Library Sponsored Book Talks and Book Discussion Groups

Non-Library Book Groups

Book Club in a Bag

National Book Clubs (Oprah, Masterpiece Theatre, Real Simple, etc.)

Books Movies and More BannerReader Connections Online

Books, Movies & More – Subscribe to any of over 35 E-mail newsletters, including “New Books on Order” and “New DVDs On Order”

The BookGuide Blog – read individual reviews throughout the month, plus additional news of interest to fans of literature

Specialized Library-related E-mail group lists

Websites for Readers

The Writing Life – Author Interviews

Local Literary Activities

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Local Literary Events

Other Miscellaneous BookGuide Features

goodreads.Visit BookGuide‘s Goodreads account online, for more information about many of the books you’ll find throughout the BookGuide site! Make BookGuide one of your GoodReads friends! [2750+ titles cataloged at present] Updated in August



bglibrarythingVisit BookGuide‘s LibraryThing account online, for more information about many of the books you’ll find throughout the BookGuide site! Make BookGuide one of your LibraryThing friends! [3350+ titles cataloged at present, including DVDs and music CDs] Updated in August



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Visit BookGuide‘s Flickr photostream online, to see photos of library book displays, photos from past library events, and other images associated with the Lincoln City Libraries! [680+ photos currently available]

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