Books & More
"There is a temperate zone in the mind, between luxurious indolence and exacting work; and it is to this region, just between laziness and labor, that summer reading belongs."
— Henry Ward Beecher
Reader's Link - Finding Information on Books & Authors
Take a look at these websites for some great information about books and authors...
- American Writers
A companion site for C-SPAN's special television series.
From A & E Television Networks.
- Internet Public Library Literary Criticism
The IPL Literary Criticism Collection contains critical and biographical websites about authors and their works that can be browsed by author, by title, or by nationality and literary period.
- NPR's What We're Reading
"What We're Reading" brings you the NPR book team's picks of the most interesting new fiction and nonfiction releases, along with candid comments from their reporters, hosts and staff.
Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes Study Guides include thorough summaries and analyses of hundreds of titles.
- Today in Literature
A daily calendar of engaging stories about literary history.