Whatever book I want! Try the new Appeal Mixer in NoveList Plus, our fiction and non-fiction readers advisory (and more) e-resource. The Appeal Mixer generates a book-list that suits the reader’s mood by allowing them to select and personalize these key literary elements:
- Writing Style
Choose a character that is quirky, a story-line that is unconventional, and a writing style that is lush- it’s up to you! The Appeal Mixer can create a variety of combinations to help find the perfect read.
NoveList Plus also has Appeal Combos ready if you would rather browse. Amusing & Likeable, World-building & Atmospheric, and Journalistic & Compelling are examples of the exciting genre and appeal mixing reading lists awaiting lucky readers!
For help, download the free guide and watch a tutorial on “How to Match Readers and Books using Appeal” and check out the glossary of Appeal Terms.
NoveList Plus has many other wonderful features including:
- Author Read-alikes
- Book Reviews
- Reading and Award Lists
- Lists of Titles in a Series
Since NoveList Plus covers fiction and non-fiction, it is perfect for almost all Library patrons!
Rob Kalchthaler – Bethel Park Public Library