What Do I Read Next?

Readers' advisory is all about finding your next great read. Whether you want the next book in a series, an author read-alike, or have a soft spot for a specific genre check out the tools below to help you find what you are looking for.

PEPL Lists 

Stay up to date with all the newest items at the library with the New to PEPL or go to Biblocommons to see PEPL's lists.

Online Tools


The world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Find and read more books you'll love, and keep track of the books you want to read. There is also an app for Goodreads.

What Should I Read Next?

This site uses a simple search feature where you can type a book title or author, then the site will make recommendations. There are also subject lists ranked by title popularity and have subject tags for each book.


Allows you to search by emotion, setting, character, plot, etc. to find your perfect book. There are also pre-created lists based on concepts and links to read-alikes.

Rated Reads

Use this site to search a book or author's clean rating. Is good for people who don't like excessive vulgar language, violence or explicit content in their otherwise good books. 

Libby Life

Libby Life is here to inspire your love of books and reading. With a regular dose of book recommendations, news on reading trends, insights from your favourite authors and much more, there's something for everyone. 



This app makes recommendations of books and movies based on past titles you liked. The more titles you like the more accurate the recommendations should become.


The Librarian is In

Join New York Public Library staff in exploring curated lists filled with must-read books across all genres or take a deep dive into books, culture, and what to read next.

All The Books!

A weekly podcast of recommendations and discussions about the most interesting and exciting new book releases.

NPR's Book of the Day

Keep up the book everyone's talking about in under 15 minutes. Great for discovering new books to add to your reading list..