Jefferson Davis Parish Public Library

Reading Suggestions

EXPERT TIP!  When you search our library catalog, most titles include similar titles and other titles in the series.  If you don’t see it, ask a librarian to show you.

A Book & a Hug Children & teens can discover their reading personality & search books by country/topic/reading interest/read alikes

A Mighty Girl empowering books for girls

Book Reporter new titles, famous book pick lists (Oprah, PBS NewsHour, Target Book Club, etc)

Book Riot reviews, giveaways, podcasts, publishing news search by author or series & get complete list

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature search by subject

Comics Worth Reading graphic novels, manga & comic books

Fantastic Fiction complete title lists of TONS of authors

Fiction DB excellent search filters & genre lists

Goodreads lists & reviews galore!

Lambda Literary Reviews LGBTQ

MYPL Juvenile Series search children’s series by subject

New York Times Books

Omnivoracious Amazon Book Review

Stop You’re Killing Me for those who love mysteries

What Should I Read Next

Whichbook search by mood & specific categories

YALSA Teen Book Finder


Ebooks / audiobooks / comic books / movies / music / tv

Book Awards

ALA Awards for Youth Caldecott, Newbery, Printz, Belpre, Geisel, Odyssey, Coretta Scott King

Audie Awards audiobooks

Bram Stoker Awards horror

Choices Reading Lists Youth books suggested by Kids, Teens & Teachers

Hugo Awards science fiction or fantasy

Louisiana Young Readers’ Choice Awards

Man Booker Prize best novel

Mystery Awards Agatha, Edgar, Dagger, Thriller & more

National Book Awards fiction, nonfiction, poetry, translation & young people

Nebula Awards science fiction or fantasy published in US

Nobel Prize for Literature

Pulitzer Prize American journalism, literature & music

RITA Award romance

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