Readers Advisory


BookPage is a discovery tool for readers, highlighting the best new books across all genres. BookPage is editorially independent; only books we highly recommend are featured. Ask us if you'd like a paper copy!

Newsletters from Library Aware

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Reading Challenges

Seasonal Reading challenges from Beanstack for kids and adults

Websites for Readers

eSequels   lists the most popular series so you can discover a new author or rediscover an enjoyable series of years past. eSequels is current and complete so you can find the newest title by your favorite author or spot a title that you may have missed.

Goodreads  is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Our mission is to help people find and share books they love. 

Library Reads The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

Mass. Center for the Book The Massachusetts Book Awards recognize significant works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and children’s/young adult literature published by Commonwealth residents or about Massachusetts subjects.

Novelist PLUS is a database of book recommendations for all library workers who do readers' advisory. Our expertise and passion for books and reading means you'll always be able to provide the best help to the readers in your community. The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress invites people of all ages to discover the fascinating people, places and events that await you whenever you read.

Virtual Browsing

Virtual Browsing If you can't get to the library, call us at (781) 821-5027 to arrange a visit with a librarian via Zoom on your computer or mobile device