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NoveList Plus: Fiction, Nonfiction AND Audiobooks!

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Many of you are already familiar with our readers’ database NoveList Plus, which provides recommendations, summaries, read-alikes, series and other useful information about thousands of fiction and nonfiction print titles.

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