Resource that can be used by teachers, students, librarians and families to explore children's books and young adult literature and their authors
Offers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements, and the development of literary genres.
This database is an essential resource for readers seeking short stories by author or genre, or for those researching a body of work of a literary figure.
Features nearly 2,200 biographical and critical essays on over 1,400 important writers from around the world, often from multiple viewpoints to provide differing perspectives.
Provides information on thousands of authors and their works through an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries, poems, short stories, author interviews and more.
Biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 130,000 U.S. and international authors.