Resources and Study Guides from AboutCom
From About's Young Adult Books site, summaries and other resources
for books often studied in schools.
E-texts and free study guides on the Internet, written entirely
by Harvard students and teachers. Includes plot summaries and discussion
forums. Titles reviewed include, amongst many others, Long Day's
Journey Into Night, Lord of the Flies, Animal Farm, Medea and The
Study guides for
Study guides prepared by Professor Paul Brians of Washington State
University for the use of students in his classes. Nonprofit users
are welcome to use and reproduce them for educational purposes.
Sections on science fiction, 18th and 19th century European classics,
and postcolonial literature.
Summaries, character profiles, metaphor and theme analyses, and
author biographies pertaining to popular classic and contemporary
literature. Novels featured include Lord of the Flies, To Kill a
Mockingbird, Othello, The taming of the shrew, Great Expectations
and many more.
The children's literature webguide
Kathy Schrock's guide for educators: literature & language arts
Children's book council of Australia
Yahoo directory of literature study guides