Category Archives: Fiction

Booksleuth

Can’t remember the author or title of a book but you’ve just got to find it?  Submit all of the details you can recall about the book to the Booksleuth message board, and have a world-wide community of readers help … Continue reading

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SurLaLune

If you are trying to identify a fairy tale (or folk tale), the SurLaLune Fairy Tales message board is one of the resources that you could consult. This message board is read by scholars, teachers, and writers of fairy tales, … Continue reading

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FictionFinder

GFU Libraries subscribe to Books In Print which is a bibliographic tool for finding information on books, audio books, or videos. FictionFinder is a part of this subscription and it provides access to over 2.8 million works of fiction found … Continue reading

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Best Fiction of 2009

Image by The Loopweaver via Flickr Find something fun to read this semester. Library Journal has released its picks for best fiction genre books of 2009. This includes Mystery, SF & Fantasy, Romance, Christian Fiction, Thrillers, and Street Lit.

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Longest Novels

A list of the 10 longest English language novels.

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Fiction Connection

Available as a complimentary resource to the library’s subscription to Books In Print, the Fiction Connection is a discovery tool for readers to help you find books of interest in fiction.  Enter terms that are of interest to you in … Continue reading

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The Atlas of Fiction

Using Google Maps, The Atlas of Fiction will show you the connection between real places and great works of fiction.

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Genre Fiction Titles for 2009

The Reference and User Services Association has named its best genre fiction titles for 2009.

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Know the world through fiction

A report from Manchester University and the London School of Economics claims that fictional stories can provide as much or more educational value as factual academic information.  Fictional works like novels and poems that have real world issues, events, or information woven … Continue reading

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