Favorite Quotes

"In a letter to his nephew, Edward Holton James, a student at Harvard, James wrote: "Read--read--read MUCH. Read everything.""

from Selected Letters by Henry James

Reader's Link - Finding Information on Books & Authors


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  • Biography Resource Center
    Includes nearly 80 biographical sources and 250 full-text periodical articles.
  • Books and Authors
    Search by author, title, series, awards and other criteria. An "if you like" search connects readers to themes and genres. Also includes author information, themes and origins, ideal for reading groups and book clubs.
  • Literature Resources (Gale)
    Literature criticism, biographies, work and topic overviews, reviews, and full text of many literary works--all searchable at the same time and returned in lists organized according to the type of research needs they serve.
  • Novelist
    Assists fiction readers in finding new authors and titles. Find the order of titles written in a series.