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A Pandora For Books?

Zoe Triska | Posted 10.17.2011 | Books

Pandora revolutionized music listeners' experiences by recommending songs you might like based on your music preferences. Could there at last be a Pan...

The 5 Best Book Recommendation Websites

lifehacker.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It's disappointing to haul a book home from the library or shell out hard-earned cash at the bookstore only to settle in at home and find you don't en...

Reading In Private, Or A Social Pursuit?

The New York Times | MOTOKO RICH | Posted 12.08.2011 | Books

Reading might well have been among the last remaining private activities, but it is now a relentlessly social pursuit. Gaggles of readers get together...

Local Books iPhone App: A Literary UrbanSpoon?

Los Angeles Times | Carolyn Kellogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

LibraryThing, a major social-networking-through-books site, launched its first iPhone app yesterday. Local Books is free and lists bookstores, librari...

Goodreads Gets $2 Million Grant, Plans Major Improvements

Los Angeles Times | Carolyn Kellogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Last week the books-and-social-networking site Goodreads announced it had received $2 million in venture capital, led by start-up-friendly True Ventur...