This service allows users to put in the titles of a favorite book, or even a favorite subject and get recommendations tailored to their interests.
For example, if you liked the Diary of a Wimpy Kid, NoveList recommends the following titles as “Read-Alikes:”
My Life as a Book, by Janet Tashjian
Frindle, by Andrew Clements
Star Jumper, by Frank Asch
Attack of the Mutant Underwear, by Tom Birdseye
The Homework Machine, by Dan Gutman
Airball, by Lisa Harkrader
Middle School is Worse than Meatloaf, by Jennifer L. Holm
Schooled, by Gordon Korman
Amelia’s Most Unforgettable Embarrassing Moments, by Marissa Moss
NoveList even provides a short summary statement with each recommendation giving reasons why a certain book is similar to another. This helpful resource will even give recommendations for “Read Alike Series” and “Read-Alike Authors.”
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