Book Search Resources & Book Alerts

NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus is a staff favorite and the premiere database of reading recommendations, available through Town and Country Public Library. Want to find a new author? Can’t remember all the titles in a series? NoveList Plus is a great resource for readers.


Users can add books to their personal bookshelves, see what their friends are reading, participate in discussion groups on a variety of topics, and get suggestions for future reading choices based on their reviews of previously read books.

    New Book Alerts

    Wouldn’t it be great if you were notified when the library received new books? New Book Alerts is a free online service that showcases the newest titles purchased by the Library. See a title that you are interested in? Click “check catalog” to place a hold.

    Shoutbomb Text Alerts

    This service will text you about holds, renewals and almost overdues. In addition, it will allow you to renew eligible items with a simple return text message. Send a text to In the body of the message type SIGNUP and send.

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