Online Resources - Reading Suggestions

NextReads newsletters deliver reading recommendations directly to patron inboxes. They are the ideal solution for busy readers because they save time by allowing readers choose from more than 25 NextReads newsletters, each one focused on a genre or topic.


A database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.


A premiere database of reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.


If you find an item that North Kansas City Public Library does not own, you can use WorldCat to place a request for the item. Search for books, videos, sound recordings, and other materials in library catalogs throughout the entire world.