NoveList Plus is a comprehensive online readers' advisory tool. You can search amongt hundreds of thousands of popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles, and also retrieve author read-alikes, book lists, book discussion guides, and more. All of this rich editorial content is crafted by librarians and reading authorities who are experts in the field -- making NoveList Plus the premier readers' advisory resource.
NoveList has also developed a vocabulary of appeal to help readers find books that use the Storyline, Pace, Tone, and Writing Style that they prefer. Appeal factors augment the standard cataloging information on genre, subject, geographic location, and reading level.
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The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, founded in 1949, is the award-winning SF magazine which is the original publisher of SF classics like Stephen King's Dark Tower, Daniel Keyes's Flowers for Algernon, and Walter M. Miller's A Canticle for Leibowitz. Each double-sized bimonthly issue offers:
compelling short fiction by writers such as Ray Bradbury, Ursula K. Le Guin, Terry Bisson and many others;
the science fiction field's most respected and outspoken opinions on Books, Films and Science;
humor from cartoonists and writers.
American Scholar; published by Phi Beta Kappa Society; Focuses on American literature, presenting essays on topics relating to literature, authors and poets, and including poetry and book reviews.
The First World War Poetry Digital Archive, from the University of Oxford, is an online repository of over 7000 items of text, images, audio, and video for teaching, learning, and research.
The heart of the archive consists of collections of highly valued primary material from major poets of the period, including Wilfred Owen, Isaac Rosenberg, Robert Graves, Vera Brittain, and Edward Thomas. This is supplemented by a comprehensive range of multimedia artefacts from the Imperial War Museum, a separate archive of over 6,500 items contributed by the general public, and a set of specially developed educational resources.
The Folger's Digital Image Collection offers online access to over 40,000 images from the Folger Shakespeare Library collection, including books, theater memorabilia, manuscripts, art, and more. Images are available in high resolution and users can show multiple images side-by-side, zoom in and out to see fine detail, view cataloging information when available, export thumbnails, and construct permanent URLs linking back to their favorite items or searches.
OUTLOUD: Poets Perform their own work
|Lady Lazarus by Sylvia Plath
A disturbing monologue on death, rebirth and survival, written four months before the poet's suicide.