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What Should I Read?: Teachers
Awards and "Best" Lists (Adults)
Presented by the Mystery Writers of America, the Edgar Awards are given to the best mystery books published in the US each year.
Goodreads Choice Awards 2018
Goodreads users pick the best books of the year in categories including mystery, romance, horror, humor, memoir/biography, and more.
The Man Booker Prize
Awarded each year to the best novel written in English and published in the UK.
National Book Awards 2019
The year’s best fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and children's books, awarded by the National Book Foundation.
Nebula Award: Best Novel
Given each year by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) for the best science fiction or fantasy fiction published in the U.S. during the previous year.
NPR's Book Concierge
Not your traditional top-ten list, this site features titles recommended by NPR's reviewers in a wealth of categories and genres, including children's books.
NY Times: 100 Notable Books of 2019
The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
This prestigious award is given each year to the most distinguished work in a number of categories, including fiction, biography, general nonfiction, and poetry.
Hassenfeld Library Booklists: General
Adult Mysteries & Thrillers
Mysteries & thrillers published for adult readers.
HS: Short Novels/Novellas
Novellas and short novels (under 200 pages).
Hassenfeld Library Booklists: Teaching
Books written or recommended by experts who have come to USN for faculty/staff professional development, or whose books have been chosen as all-staff reads.
Try the NoveList database!
NoveList Plus is a trusted source of expert read-alike recommendations. A great place to look to find a new book!
List of Database Passwords
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