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Fiction Genre Sites

Historical Fiction

Historical Novel Society - This website enables readers to browse by author, time period, genre, and even publisher. 

Historical - Readers can search for over 5000 novels listed by time and setting.  Also included are more than 300 book reviews.


Stop, You're Killing Me! - An extensive website for the mystery lover, with listings of books, awards, and a character index.

Thrilling Detective - An excellent source of information for readers, this site includes contemporary and classic authors, graphic novels, comics, television series, radio programs, and motion pictures.


Romance Reader - Book reviews, some with movie-style ratings, author interviews, and a mailbag for readers are featured on this resource.

Romantic Times - This very colorful website lists romances by subgenres and intended audience and includes links to authors' websites.

Romance Writers of America - For romance readers, this site offers links to hundreds of author's websites as well as an honor roll, hall of fame, and bestsellers.

Science Fiction

Science Fiction and Fantasy World - A wealth of information is available on this site for fans of science fiction and fantasy books, movies, and games.


Western Authors - The western lover will find plenty of books on this website arranged by subgenre, including young adult and nonfiction titles.