This selection of ideas for all levels of ability offers some interesting and novel approaches to presenting a book report.
Study guide to ‘Roll of Thunder Hear my Cry’
A tremendous resource for any teacher looking for interesting ideas for teaching this novel by Mildred Taylor.
Study guide for ‘The Cay’
From the same source as the previous guide, this one on Theodore Taylor’s novel also provides a wealth of material for teachers.
Classic reads from the Hobbit to the Outsiders. All the latest books for teenagers are reviewed in The Guardian’s Classic Library.
Read classic literature writer features and take part in discussions at this publisher's site. The 'World of Classics' section contains nearly 100 academic essays.
The Novel Guides provide chapter summaries, character profiles, metaphor and theme analyses, and author biographies
Access the full text of literary classics here, from the works of Jane Austen to Charles Dickens. Other features include 'search' within each text, and there's an introductory text on the life and work of each author listed.