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The New York Times - Books
The Book section from New York City’s daily newspaper, The New York Times.
The New York Times Book Review
New York Times Sunday supplement magazine, which presents reviews of
and articles about current fiction, poetry, and non-fiction.
The New York Times Book Review Podcast
Each week, Sam Tanenhaus, the editor of the Book Review,
talks to authors, editors and critics about new books, the literary
scene and current best sellers. (The downloadable audio files are in
The New York Times Best Sellers List
Who’s Who of best seller lists, the New York Times Best Sellers List is
published weekly in the New York Times Book Review.
The Mississippi Review (Online)
is among the oldest and most popular literary magazines on the Web. It
was established in early 1995 as a site for the publication of literary
writing. Drawing on Mississippi Review (MR) archives, and on fresh
material from well known writers as well as emerging talent, the online
version of MR shares some of its content with the print magazine. As of
2008, the magazine has more than fifteen hundred stories and poems
online, work by such writers as Thom Jones, Ben Marcus, Francine Prose,
Padgett Powell, Barry Hannah, Tom Drury, Elizabeth Gilbert, Rick Bass, Ben Neihart, and from newer writers like Brian Oberkirch, Michael Dermansky, Courtney Eldridge, David Ryan, Laurie O'Brien, Jaime Clarke, Stacey Richter, Susan Hubbard, Larry French.
It is a magazine that was recently referenced in Writer’s Digest as the
fifth most important and influential on-line publication.
NoveList, an imprint of EBSCO Publishing, offers a complete suite of
book-finding tools for librarians and readers. NoveList (both the
original database and the current enterprise) grew out of public
librarian Duncan Smith's need for a resource to help him better serve
fiction readers. Since the introduction of the first NoveList database
in 1994, Duncan and the NoveList team of library and technology
professionals have continued to create readers' advisory products and
content that strengthen the connection between books, readers, and
Updated: August 18, 2009.