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If You Like... (from Bowman Library)

Reading recommendation engine compiled by Bowman library

New York Times Best Seller Lists

Over 15 different categories of best-selling books, updated weekly by the New York Times.

What Should I Read Next?

Enter the title of a book you enjoyed to see suggestions for what to read next.

What's Next? Books in Series

Enter the title of a series book to see what comes next in the line-up.

Which Book?

Which Book is a "completely new way of choosing what to read." Slide the scales to pick the qualities you enjoy, or narrow down by the types of characters, plots, or settings that interest you.

Other Resources


Spotlight on Iowa Authors:  From Iowa Center for the Book, browse over 100 authors who live in Iowa.  Many of these are available in our library or by request through Interlibrary Loan.

Looking for ebooks & audiobooks?

  • WILBOR and OneClickDigital offer thousands of audiobooks for Sioux Center Public Library patrons to download.  Use your 14-digit library card number to check items out. 
  • Also, try LibriVox for free, public domain audiobooks.  Listen to children's stories, poetry, books of the Bible, classics such as Little Women, A Christmas Carol, War of the Worlds, The Count of Monte Cristo, and much more! Audiobooks are available as podcasts or as downloaded mp3 files.
  • See the many other free ebook and audiobook resources on our Download page.



  • E-mail the library or call us at (712) 722-2138 to place a hold on a book or to request a book through interlibrary loan.
  • If you're looking for a book that is not in our collection, use our online forms to make a request.

If you like a certain author or book, we have suggestions for you!

Click on any link below to see our recommendations.
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