Book websites

Reviews and books in the media

Looking for something good to read? - ask a member of staff or check below for ideas.

Library Book Review

Have you borrowed a really good book from the library or indeed one you hated? Share your views with other library users by writing a review on the library catalogue. It is simple and straightforward to do.

  1. Log onto the library catalogue using your library membership number and PIN
  2. Check the catalogue for the title you wish to review and click on
  3. Add a Review" complete the review and submit

Once your review has been checked it will be added to the book for everyone to see. Great for you and great for other readers.

Reviews and Books in the Media

Books and authors are always in the news but do you know where to look to find the juiciest stories?  Look here:

Love Reading

A website for book lovers everywhere

What should I read next

Build your own online library of favourites and read book reviews

Guardian newspaper

Join the Guardian readers for information on books, book reviews, interviews with authors and lots more

Scotsman newspaper

Join the Scotsman readers for information on books, book reviews, interviews with authors and lots more

All Readers

An American guide to various categories and genres of fiction - includes a biography section

Christchurch City Libraries

Help is on hand if you wish to read more similar authors to those you already like.

The People's Network

Another great site where readers share their reviews and ideas on what to read