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English: Find Book Reviews

Your how-to guide for research for your English courses

Reviews of Recently-published Books

Reviews of Older Books (published before 1990)

Reviews of subject-specific books

If you don't see your subject or discipline in the list below, try Academic Search Complete--it is usually a great place to start.

Good books to read!

Finding Reviews of Recently-published Books

Use this quick search to search within a variety of review sources.  TIP: search for the author's name, the book to be reviewed, then limit to "reviews" after you search.

Limit Your Results

Look for reviews with substance.  If you can find one that is a page or longer, it probably gives you a more in-depth reading and analysis than the short ones from Publisher's Weekly.