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Reader's advisory is a basic service where the Library provides our readers with suggestions for fiction and nonfiction titles through direct or indirect means. Whether you are looking for the next great book, want to know what fellow Rhode Island readers are checking out from the Library, or what's available for downloadable titles -- or if you want to speak with a librarian directly -- we are here to help!

Reader's Advisory Links

Nancy Pearl Books
Huffingtonpost.com/Books
NPR.org/Books
Shelfari!
Library Thing |Catalog your Books Online & Connect with people who read the same

Good Reads
You Are What You Read
Horror Writers Asscociation
Squeaky Clean Reads! - Home

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Get your book list updates right in your email! Sign up for Book Lovers Newsletters and get daily new books, regular PPL Staff recommendations, best sellers and a host of other lists! From our Books & More, click Book Lovers Resources and choose as many as you would like to receive from the list. There's no limit! If you prefer not to get emails, then just check the lists out online. And, if you have a question, ask a Providence Public Library librarian.

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