Like most Blurbarians, we love books. And of course, we like Facebook. If we can combine the two, even better. So we’re enjoying, and passing along to you, this list of terrific Facebook apps for bibliophiles of all stripes.
Check out the list, and keep on reading.
(Thanks to the folks at MediaBistro for letting us know about these.)
1. Goodreads Shelve your books, rate them, see what friends are reading.
2. Visual Bookshelf Write reviews, recommend books, meet others who are reading your favorites.
3. weRead Share your bookshelf, chuck a book at a friend, write reviews, join a Book Club, and more.
4. aNobii Books App Shelve, find and share books in Facebook.
5. I’m Reading List and rate your books. Browse through reviews friends have written.
6. Comic Books Beta Find out about new comics as they are released each week from major publishers.
7. PaperBackSwap Share your PaperBackSwap.com info on Facebook.
8. Excellent Books Discover great new books.
9. Lendle: Kindle™ Book Sharing Lend and borrow Kindle™ books – it’s easy, fast, and fair.
10. AuthorPages by Rethink Books If you’re an author, here’s how to showcase your work on Facebook.
11. We Read Highlight the books you’re reading in your profile and feed; rate, review, and discuss books.
12. Avon Romance If you’re passionate about romances, here’s the app for you.
13. Tumblebooks Read Tumble ebooks on the first eReader app for Facebook. Preloaded with 20 free ebooks.
14. Dr. Seuss Books Giveaways and more.
15. BookBooN.com Download free e-textbooks designed for university students.
16. Bookshare Books List your favorites, show off what you’re reading on your profile, write reviews and rate your friends’ libraries.
17. BookYap Recommends Tell ‘em what you like and they’ll tell you what to read.
18. The ULTIMATE Harry Potter Quiz Test your knowledge about the books and films.
19. YourNextRead: Find your next book with the help of a great community.
20. Book Clubs: Make connections with like-minded readers.