Book Recommendations Requests

LibraryThing's official group for members to ask for book recommendations for themselves or for others.

In a reading rut and need a new title to help jolt you out of it? Have to buy a book for someone and have no idea? Post your recommendations requests here.

Include as many relevant details as you can—read-alikes, age of reader, preferred genres, etc.

This is a place to ask for recommendations, not to promote your book. For book promotion, check out Hobnob with Authors.

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Recommendation requested for some contemporary literary fiction7 ulæste / 7tardis, fredag 11:09am
What to read after Demon Cycle4 ulæste / 4Thelos12, april 3
About Patrick Modiano5 ulæste / 5karenb, marts 31
Science fiction inspired by Hebrew Bible9 ulæste / 9lorax, marts 24
Ideas for What I Should Read Next in General?12 ulæste / 12HeatherVoight10, marts 19
Children's books with a good sense of place?3 ulæste / 32wonderY, marts 15
Recommendation for a stroke victim7 ulæste / 7timtom, marts 14
Pandemic books40 ulæste / 40bernsad, marts 14
Fantasy with a talking/conscious artifact18 ulæste / 18RoboSchro, marts 14
Historical Romantic Fiction that isn't lame22 ulæste / 22nessreader, marts 11
Fantasy or science fiction with conscious dogs (or cats)88 ulæste / 88SilverWolf28, marts 10
Books about cults28 ulæste / 28paradoxosalpha, marts 9
Science fiction/rock music books13 ulæste / 13paradoxosalpha, marts 9
Any Books where the MC is a Snake?7 ulæste / 7paradoxosalpha, marts 9
Intelligent Technothrillers18 ulæste / 18paradoxosalpha, marts 9
post-Julio-Claudian ancient Roman Empire23 ulæste / 23Zambaco, februar 26
Books like The Pull of the Stars?15 ulæste / 15nessreader, februar 24
Any genre of non fiction please9 ulæste / 9elphie93, februar 23
Something with a Succubus as main char12 ulæste / 12Thelos12, februar 19
Creative Footnotes/Annotations20 ulæste / 20absurdeist, februar 18
Heidi22 ulæste / 22EGBERTINA, februar 15
Artistic or intellectual groups13 ulæste / 13cpg, februar 11
Buddy reads -- historical fiction6 ulæste / 6ahd923, februar 2
Mystery16 ulæste / 16KassRuiz, februar 1
Graphic novels for 2nd grader28 ulæste / 28nessreader, januar 29
Anything on catching salmon? Eating berries? How about delicious grubs?20 ulæste / 20aspirit, januar 28
Books like the Dark Tower series10 ulæste / 10megbmore, januar 28
Books like Cereus Blooms at Night?1 ulæst / 1juliareiter1997, januar 22
Recommendations for an Elderly Lady77 ulæste / 77Lgood67334, januar 22
I want to read a book that demystifies ADD and/or Bipolar Disorder6 ulæste / 6lorax, januar 21
Rec's for Vintage style erotic with humor3 ulæste / 3LuArcher, januar 20
Climate fiction20 ulæste / 20Shrike58, januar 18
Books like Amor Towles's9 ulæste / 9vwinsloe, januar 14
Mysteries series outdoor like Michael McGarrity or Paul Doiron8 ulæste / 8Ennas, januar 13
Books about American diplomats8 ulæste / 8June, januar 12
Female Playwrights!13 ulæste / 13susanbooks, januar 7
Light mysteries that aren't cozies58 ulæste / 58nessreader, januar 6
Best book about penguins? Fiction or non-fiction16 ulæste / 16spiralsheep, januar 5
Woodworking books?4 ulæste / 4Marissa_Doyle, januar 5
Fiction recs for a picky reader33 ulæste / 33gmathis, januar 5
Books for nieces20 ulæste / 20gmathis, januar 5
Fantasy Fiction but clean34 ulæste / 34Unreachableshelf, januar 3
True crime19 ulæste / 19ReluctantTechie, januar 1
Books like the Chemist4 ulæste / 4MarthaJeanne, december 2020
Espionage and other suspense writers5 ulæste / 5mamzel, december 2020
Books on Chess (Intermediate to Advanced Player)3 ulæste / 3Lynsey2, december 2020
Books on Metacognition4 ulæste / 4StorybookCat, december 2020
Books like The Vanishing Half and There There9 ulæste / 9Micheller7, december 2020
Books similar (but shorter) to Neal Stephenson's Baroque Cycle2 ulæste / 2Aquila, december 2020
Books like the "fallen blade" series?14 ulæste / 14Thelos12, december 2020
Christmas/winter holiday fantasy?12 ulæste / 12Ennas, december 2020
Books like Jan Morris's _Hav_14 ulæste / 14MarthaJeanne, december 2020
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