Any New Books?
Allows the user to sign up for email alerts when new books are published in their chosen genres and categories.
Transcripts of interviews with authors large and small as performed by the team at CBS News.
Interesting literature artist who raps well known classic works. Hear his video clips and find his biography.
The Book Seer
Users can enter the title and author of a book they've read and get reading recommendations from Amazon and LibraryThing.
Features book reviews, recommendations, forums, release information, and a site search.
Promotes tagging books and leaving them in public places for others to pick up and read. Offers book reviews, book search, listing by country of books "in the wild", as well as discussion forums, meeting information, and book store.
Social network for book lovers, featuring a large archive of book awards and a calendar of literary events for the US, UK and Canada.
Resource for locating the best writing available. Find recommended books, articles, and interviews.
Organizes book series' by author, allowing users to see which book is next. Also lets members sign up to be emailed when the next book in the series is released.
The Land of Grimney
Literature based fantasy world with poems, pictures, stories and paintings.
Provides free audio books from the public domain. Offered in MP3, OGG, and podcast formats. Includes full catalog and volunteer information.
Offers a large number of public domain e-books and audio books.
Downloadable literature charts with side by side summary and analysis.
The Literary Encyclopedia
A literary reference work offering a range author profiles, and articles on their work, literary, and historical topics; includes information about membership and benefits, and a FAQ.
Research project examining whether new literary forms are emerging whose aesthetic qualities canonly be realised in a digital medium. From the Cultural Studies Research Centre at the University of Siegen, Germany.
LitVillage.com Literature Directory
Features reviews of book-related websites from around the world, coded by country. Portal is updated monthly with a fresh selection of literary links handpicked by editorial team.
Offers audio iSoaps (serial dramas performed on the Internet). Includes submission information for writers, artists, musicians and actors.
Create a virtual bookshelf to show off books, connect with friends, discover new titles and voice opinions about books.
Today in Literature
Contains information about events in literary history, great writers, and books.
Online community for book lovers which allows users to write reviews, list and rate books, see lists of books others are reading, and find readers with similar interests.
What Should I Read Next?
Users can enter the title and author of a book they enjoyed and receive community recommendations of other similar books to read.
Wired for Books
Literature portal offering mp3 downloads of audio books and interviews, illustrated books, and educational resources.