• Literary Criticism / Book Reviews

    Themes & Analysis

     

    Databases

    Blooms Literature Database

    Literary Reference Center

    Novelist - includes book reviews for more contemporary novels as well as themes

     

    Websites

    Internet Public Library - multiple links to literary criticism resources

    Kirkus Book Reviews


    Schmoop

    Enotes.com - guides to thousands of fiction and non-fiction titles. Includes summaries, thematic analysis and literary criticisms. Titles found: The Maze Runner, My Sister's Keeper, Night, Maniac Magee, To Kill a Mockingbird, Between Shades of Gray, The Hunger Games, Into the Wild, Holes, The Great Gatsby

     Owl Eyes  is a website that offers full texts of classic literature (authors include William Blake, Edgar Allan Poe, Geoffrey Chaucer, Voltaire, Emily Dickinson, Charles Dickens, Thomas Paine, William Shakespeare and others), PLUS expert analysis of the literature.