Find your next great read, with Novelist.

Have you ever finished a great book and wanted to find more just like it? Or wanted to help your child find just the right book to read?

You can use EBSCO's Novelist offered through Lake County Library! The NoveList Plus database connects readers to their next book by making recommendations for what to read next.

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Access the Novelist website for free through the Lake County Library.

Read-Alike Recommendations

Novelist recommendations are crafted by experts, and they let you know who wrote a recommendation and why the recommendation makes sense. You can find recommendations for titles, authors, and series.

Listen-Alike Recommendations for Audiobooks

The same expertise that NoveList has always used to recommend print books is now applied to audiobooks. You can even search for specific narrators!

Series Information

Want to know which book to read next? A common challenge for readers - NoveList Plus has full series information.

A Single Place for Reviews

Tired of searching multiple places just to find out what people are saying about a book? NoveList includes reviews from professionals (Booklist, Kirkus, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal), as well as from readers (via Goodreads). One-stop shopping!


Top ten, best of, favorites - Novelist has hundreds of reading lists that make it really easy to quickly find great books to read.

Award Winners, All in One Place

There are a lot of book awards out there; Caldecott Medal, Pulitzer, Man Booker, etc. Find them all in one place in Novelist.

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