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Reading Recommendations

Santa Clara BookMatch
Looking for something new to read? Fill out our short survey and receive a list of personalized reading recommendations from the library!

Best Sellers List

New York Times
The nation's bestsellers, updated weekly


Santa Clara City Library and Bay Area Lists

Book Group 2019
List of books for Central's monthly book group

Featured Lists
New titles in the Library's collection, staff favorites and upcoming Book Discussion Group titles

KQED Arts and Literature
KQED book reviews and author readings

Honors and Awards

NCIBA Book Awards
Compiled by the Northern California Independent Booksellers Association

Nobel Prize in Literature
Includes biographies and text of nobel Lectures given by the Laureates

Pulitzer Prizes
Covers all prize categories from 1917

100 Best
Modern Library's 100 best of the 20th century in fiction and nonfiction

And more...

A guide for avid readers

Books on NPR
Books, authors, and book reviews from National Public Radio Great Books Online
Thousands of poems, novels, plays, essays, and other works free to read online
Listen to great books, a chapter a day (1 week archive)

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