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Subject: series
Date Posted: 8/11/2014 7:41 AM ET
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how do I series , author that I know little about whether they write Romance, Mystery etc?

Date Posted: 8/11/2014 8:19 AM ET
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You could try the Fantastic Fiction website.  They list series authors, their book titles, and a short description of the book.

Date Posted: 8/11/2014 9:17 AM ET
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Also you can try the fictfact website. ( www.fictfact.com)

Date Posted: 8/11/2014 11:09 AM ET
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or Goodreads.com


Date Posted: 8/12/2014 6:05 PM ET
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i use a site called fictiondb.com it let's you see all the books in a series or books that are just connected by characters or author. it's very useful.

Date Posted: 8/12/2014 6:20 PM ET
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I recommend fictfact, too - their series listings are clear and concise, and they are very agreeable to adding missing titles of a series, or rearranging them if they have the books in the wrong order.

 I like GR but don't often use them to look up series. I love their yearly reading challenges and I use them to log my reading list.


Date Posted: 8/14/2014 7:41 PM ET
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I use fantastic fiction and fictfact a lot.  I like that I can keep track of where I am in a series on fictfact, but they only list series books.  Fantastic fiction lists all the books by an author including non-series--sorted be series and then by publication year.  I find both sites extremely useful.