How’s this for a motto: “The best five books on everything.” That’s the idea behind Five Books, a website that’s all about doling out book recommendations, with a fun twist.
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Five Books delivers quick book recommendations
The Paris Review launches blog
The Paris Review, one of the leading literary magazines in the world, has launched a brand new blog, thanks to the efforts of editor Lorin Stein.
Twitter and 2.0 among top 10 words for 2009
What was the top word for 2009? Twitter.
Ranked #72 in Indie 100
The Moth provides storytelling opportunities open to anyone who has a story to tell, holding shows in both New York City and in cities around the United States.
The New York Center for Independent Publishing
Ranked #47 in Indie 100
The epicenter of a vibrant literary community, the center provides blossoming writers and independent publishing houses with a host of useful resources, events and workshops.
Ranked #56 in Web 100
An extensive social database for book lovers, Goodreads allows users to discuss new book finds and discover recommendations through a network of fellow bookworms.
Ranked #42 in Web 100
A literary website with everything from reviews to politics, from breaking news to the latest gossip.
Ranked #32 in Shopping 100
An independent bookseller with used and autographed books, from cheap reads to rare first editions.
Barnes & Noble
Ranked #14 in Shopping 100
The brick-and-mortar bookstore reinvents itself for the web, with bestsellers, podcasts, DVDs, and more.
Ranked #90 in Shopping 100
Imagine an uber-bookstore with just about every title on the planet, including out-of-print books, and you’ve got AbeBooks.