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Good Reads


GoodReads is a source of free book reviews.  See the opinions of your fellow readers,  Registration for a free GoodReads account is required.  

Novelist Plus


Novelist Plus

Can’t decide what to read next? Need a recommendation for a child, student or family member? Use Novelist to discover your next favorite author, series, or title! Access Novelist Plus here!

Novelist K-8 PLus


Novelist K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a comprehensive reading resource for fiction and nonfiction. With a fun and intuitive interface, and extensive proprietary content, NoveList K-8 Plus will help you integrate reading across the curriculum and support your young readers.  Access Novelist K-8 here!

Select Reads


Select Reads

Interested in new books and DVD's? Sign up here for newsletters delivered to you monthly by e-mail.  Pick your favorite genres.  Each book listed in the newsletter has a description, link to the Portsmouth Public Library online catalog and Good Reads book reviews.  sign up for Select Reads here!