Readers' Resources

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Not only do we have a great selection of books at Laman Library, but we also have some Readers' Resources that help you find books you like based on other books you've read and enjoyed.



This independent, third-party social networking platform for readers allows you to see what your friends are reading, keep track of what you've read and easily organize books into lists. And if a book is on your "wishlist," you'll get an automatic notification when one of your friends (or Laman Library) adds it to their shelves for you to borrow.


What Should I Read Next

Enter a book you like and the site will analyse a huge database of real readers' favorite books to provide book recommendations and suggestions for what to read next. 



Fantastic Fiction

Search and browse bibliographies of over 50,000 bestselling fiction authors, with the latest books and series information.


Book Riot

Book Riot is the largest independent editorial book site in North America, and home to a host of media, from podcasts to newsletters to original content, all designed around diverse readers and across all genres.



BookBrowse is your guide to exceptional books, providing you with all you need to know about the books that matter.

Summaries, reviews, themes, and readalikes for nonfiction titles. Books can be searched by keyword as well as genre, setting, time period, and award winners. Includes:


  • Biographies and Memoirs
  • History, Current Affairs, and Science
  • Travel and Adventure
  • Advice: Business, Money, Lifestyle
  • True Crime




Literature Map

Book Riot Enter an author's name and the site finds related authors; Click on one and it finds more.




Uchronia: The Alternate History List is a bibliography of over 3400 novels, stories, essays, collections, and other printed material involving the "what ifs" of history. The genre has a variety of names, but it is best known as alternate history..

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North Little Rock, AR 72114
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