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Internet Book List
Website name Internet Book List
Commercial? No
Type of site Online Book database
Registration Optional
Owner Steven Jeffery
Created by Patrik Roos

The Internet Book List (IBList) is an online database with information about books, authors, short stories, etc. It is often called "the IMDb for books." A database is an organized collection of data. ... [1]#redirect Book ... The word author has several meanings: The author of a book, story, article or the like, is the person who has written it (or is writing it). ... This article is in need of attention. ... The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) [1] is an online database of information about actors, movies, television shows, television stars and video games. ...

The project was started in 2003 by Patrik Roos. Later that year, Patrik transferred the site to Steven Jeffery, the present owner. 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

It currently contains information on over 42,000 books, 13,000 authors and 3000 series as well as 3300 user reviews.

A rating system similar to that of IMDB allows users to rate books on a scale of 1 (really bad) to 10 (the best book you've ever read). A weighting system is employed to rank books, authors and series and currently A Storm of Swords by George R.R. Martin is ranked number 1. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams has recieved the most votes overall. The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) [1] is an online database of information about actors, movies, television shows, television stars and video games. ... A Storm of Swords A Storm of Swords is the third book in A Song of Ice and Fire, a fantasy series by George R. R. Martin. ... George R. R. Martin, circa 1986 George Raymond Richard Martin (born September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey) is an American writer of science fiction and fantasy, and also a screenwriter and producer. ... The cover of the first novel in the Hitchhikers series, from a late 1990s printing. ... Douglas Noël Adams (March 11, 1952 – May 11, 2001) was a cult British comic radio dramatist, amateur musician and author, most notably of the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy series (HHGG or H2G2). ...

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