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Reading: Books

Exploring the wonderful world of books and reading at Norwood

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Just finished a book and have no idea what to read next? Let us help you find something new! Look through the links below and to the right to help you find something new, from book review websites, BookTube, online comics, with these tools you're guaranteed to find something you'll love!

Goodreads | Meet your next favorite book


Goodreads is Facebook for readers - an online community with virtual bookshelves, shared reviews, rating systems, discussion boards, groups and bookclubs, and a Goodreads Record for almost every book ever published.  

Epic Reads | Young Adult (YA) Books & Books for Teens

Epic Reads

Dedicated to Young Adult fiction, Epic Reads is all over social media and produces stellar videos, reviews, book deals and giveaways.  Your procrastination destination!  Take a quiz, discover new books, author talks or get lost in the Epic Reads Tumblr page.


Inside a Dog

Inside a Dog is Australia's best kept book lover's secret, hosted by the State Library of Victoria for young adults and home of the Inky Awards. Become part of the movement and share your reviews of books you love – or hate, discuss book news and hot topics on the news blog and in the forums, gain insight into an authors’ thoughts about writing and reading with their Writer in Residence, join or create a book club to talk about your reading, and win stuff!

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Book Riot

Book Riot is the largest independent editorial book site in North America, and home to a host of media, from podcasts to newsletters to original content, all designed around diverse readers and across all genres.

What Should I Read Next? Book recommendations from readers like you

What Should I Read Next?

Type in the name of a book you like and this site will analysis its huge database of real readers' favourite books to provide book reccommendations and suggestions for what to read next.


Hey YA!

From great new books to favourite classic reads, from news to the latest in on-screen adaptations, the Hey YA podcast is here to elevate the exciting world of young adult lit.

We are YA

YA books are longer than 280 characters. Conversations about YA should be too. Welcome to the We Are YA podcast! Over 7 episodes, host Anna Borges will be talking all all things YA with the amazing authors that make up the modern YA community. 

What Do You Think About Books?

In this podcast, two teenagers read a YA book and then discuss it.


In this podcast, Hailey, a book-loving teen, shares her passion for reading and reviews of the books she's read.