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Book reviews can be an excellent resource for getting familiar with the scholarly literature on a particular topic, or deciding what to read next. This guide will help you find quality book reviews through library databases.

About Magill's Literary Annuals

This annual publication contains reviews of the 200 most notable books published in the previous year. Works reviewed include both fiction and non-fiction, English-language and non-English-language. In addition to the review essay, each title includes a short annotation and additional review sources.

Searching Magill's Literary Annuals

All issues of Magill's Literary Annual back to 1977 are searchable on the Salem Press platform. Start with a search for a title or author, then select Magill's under Refine Your Search to limit results.

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