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Book Reviews

Never judge a book by its cover, but feel free to judge it by its review. Book reviews are useful when assessing the quality of a book and for getting an overview of the book's contents.

Databases with Book Reviews

Academic Search Premier
On the advanced search page, scroll down to the Limit by Document Type menu. Select Book Review.

Expanded Academic ASAP
On the advanced search page, find the limit results by document type menu. Select Book review.

Literature Resource Center
On the advanced search page, scroll down to the Limit results by document type menu. Select Book review.

Journals with Book Reviews

Booklist
Provides reviews for books targeted to public libraries and school libraries.

Magill Book Reviews
Includes summaries of classic literature as well as current best sellers with 500 new reviews added each year.

The New York Times Book Review
Provides book reviews, news on new books, best-seller lists, fiction, non-fiction, literature, and children's books.

Publishers Weekly
Includes book reviews, news, and analyses of book publishing.

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