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Pulitzer Prize Winners
The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction is awarded for distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life
Man Booker Prize
Award for best novel of the year published in the United Kingdom.
National Book Awards
Awards that recognize the best of American literature.
Awards given to comic books in over 20 categories.
Gold Dagger Award
Award given by the Crime Writers' Association for the best crime novel.
Awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works and achievements of the previous year.
Wolfson History Prize
Award given annually for two or three exceptional works in history writing for the general public published in the UK that year.
Visit Amazon.com for bestsellers and editors' pick lists, browse by genre, and view reviews and recommendations from customers.
New York Times Book Reviews
Search the New York Times archive of book reviews dating back to 1981. Also find the New York Times Best Seller list and articles on the literary world.
Go to the site of Portland's famous independent bookstore for picks, bestsellers, reviews, and author interviews.
Read reviews on new books and browse lists by subject and genre for recommendations.
Online Book Suggestions
An online community of personal library collections with user tags and descriptions. Browse tags or find new books based on user recommendations and recent activity on the site.
Seattle Public Library ShelfTalk
This blog, sponsored by Seattle Public Library, offers book reviews and suggestions for your next read.
A site where users can recommend books, compare what they are reading, keep track of what they've read and would like to read, find their next favorite book, form book clubs.
New York Times Best Sellers
A weekly list of best selling books in the United States.
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