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Historical

Uchronia: The Alternate History List
Highlights novels that start with a known point of history and explore other paths history might have taken. What if Napoleon had escaped and gone to America? What if the British had won the American Revolutionary War?

A Guide for Lovers of Historical Fiction
A good list of resources from the Providence (RI) Public Library.


Mystery

Mystery Readers International
MRI is the largest mystery fan/reader organization in the world, is open to all readers, fans, critics, editors, publishers, and writers.


Romance

All About Romance
Lots of goodies here for the romance-lover: reviews (including the best “Desert Island” picks), discussion groups, parodies, contests and more. Cast your vote for the best and worst book covers!


Science Fiction and Fantasy

Locus Online
The online version of the monthly magazine that gives “news, reviews, resources and perspectives” on the world of science fiction. Packed with material for the SF reader including interviews and short reviews of hundreds of books from years past.

Science Fiction and Fantasy World
This highly interactive site invites users to submit reviews, articles and stories. It also offers reviews of books, stories, TV shows and movies, book excerpts and links to author sites.


Westerns

Western Writers of America
The official web site of the Western Writers of America. Read Roundup magazine, find author contacts and information about the Spur Award and lists of winning works.

Roundup Magazine
The online (and somewhat reduced in content) edition of Roundup Magazine, published by the Western Writers of America. Includes reviews of western novels as well as information about publishing westerns