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Finding a Book When You've Forgotten Its Title
A blog post from the New York Public Library, describing many resources that will help you find the book you're thinking of.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Their mission is to help people find and share books they love.
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.
LibraryThing is an online service to help people catalog their books easily. It's also a vibrant community of readers. You can also use LibraryThing to find people with similar libraries and get suggestions from people with your tastes.
NPR’s Book Concierge
What would you like to read?
Mix and match to explore nearly 2,500 recommendations from NPR staff and trusted critics.
New York Times Best Books of the Year
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