Reading Suggestions

Browse the Web for suggested reading or areas of interest. If you are looking for a Staff Pick or need assistance, contact the Library at 319-653-2726 and our staff will gladly help you in your search.
Book Reviews
Links to book review Web sites
Read-A-Likes
If you like...then you may like..., try suggestions from other libraries on authors you already like!
Mysteries
Find mystery series and links to your favorite crime author
Romance
Find links to romance writers' and readers' Web sites as well as book suggestions and series descriptions
Science Fiction
Contains links to Web sites for all things science fiction
Historical Fiction
Links to Web sites for lovers of the historical fiction genre
Westerns
Find links to Web sites describing the western genre of literature
Google Book Search
Google Book Search is a tool from Google that searches the full text of books that Google scans and stores in its digital database. Google continues to update its holdings and is said to scan 3,000 books per day. Some of its holdings are considered public domain and are available to be downloaded in PDF format.