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Books, Blogs & eBooks

Books

  • Amazon Books - Premier bookstore on the Internet, includes books, music, videos, electronics and e-auctions.
  • Barnes and Noble - Another great Internet bookstore.
  • Michigan Center for the Book - The Center draws from the Library of Michigan and its affiliate institutions to encourage and produce local and statewide programs and resources that promote books, reading, authors and libraries.
  • Project Gutenberg - Classic texts online - Most comprehensive site on the web; can search by title or author of many classic books or works.

Blogs & Sites

  • Science Fiction/Fantasy Blogs & Sites
    • fantasybookcritc.blogspot.com  - Speculative fiction blog.
    • io9.com - Pop culture blogsite with sf, fantasy and horror book reviews, movie reviews and more.
    • locusmag.com - Highly regarded science fiction, fantasy and horror review site.
    • scifan.com- Classic sf, fantasy site notable for author bibs, series chronologies, and new and forthcoming releases.
    • sfsignal.com - Comprehensive sf/fantasty blogsite with multiple reviewers, news, interviews and more.
    • sfsite.com - Online site reviews books & videos, with topical and author lists.
    • sffworld.com - News, reviews, fan forums, interviews and a plan for fan writers to post their own works.
    • tor.com - Bloggers review Tor titles and works from other publishers; "Rereads" section provides deep analysis of speculative fiction.

eBooks

  • www.gutenberg.org - The Grandaddy of Them All - offers over 33,000 free e-books to be read on many devices
  • www.epubbooks.com - Over 500 public domain titles, search by author, title or genre
  • www.feedbooks.com - Thousands of public domain books and original books from new authors that you can read on any mobile device
  • http://manybooks.net - Over 25,000 free e-books; allows browsing through popular titles, recommendations, or recent reviews
  • www.openculture.com - Free e-books, mostly classics, that you can read on your computer, smart phone or Kindle
  • www.planetebook.com - Offers about 100 classic novels you can download
  • www.fictionwise.com - Selection of free e-books, some new authors, some classics offered by this Barnes & Noble Co.
  • www.metmuseum.org - Selection of free e-books offererd by The Metropolitan Museum of Art.