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Based on the Book
Up-to-date listing of books made into movies. Includes both fiction and non-fiction.
A Bookworm's World
Book~worm 1. A person who is excessively fond of reading. A great blog for all the Bookworms out there!
Canadian Authors Association
News of literary awards and lots of other information of interest to authors and readers of Canadian fiction.
Contemporary Writers in the UK
A database of some of the UK and Commonwealth's most important living writers - biographies, bibliographies, critical reviews, prizes and photographs. Searchable by author, genre, nationality, gender, publisher, book title, date of publication and prize name and date.
Detailed bibliographies for over 6000 authors. Information on 120,000 books. Awards, Series, etexts, historical books (back to 1667) and new books.
Comprehensive site for tracking fiction series. Create free user account to begin.
Flashlight Worthy Books
Lists of themed book recommendations. Ability to create free personalized account for tracking purposes.
Internet Book List
Good for author searches. Good bibliographies, photos (portraits) and links to websites.
Meet the Writers
Barnes and Noble's index of authors. Included with information about authors are photos, addresses, bibliographies and author readalikes.