Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.
Helen Keller



Best Notes free online literature study guides for over 400 titles alot of which are classics great site for studying literature for free.

Literary Genres power point presentation on various genres. has a nice selection of the classics online listed by author.

Read Write Think has lesson plans for 1st-12th while this site is more than literature it is the basis so it's here. There are links for interactive online activities as well for various lessons.

The Baldwin online Children's Project has 548 online classic children's books in various genres.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site Book reviews, ideas for use, various topics with suggested reading and links plus more, K - 5th says some for 5th and up.

Homeschool Literature books about homeschoolers and by homeschoolers are reviewed.

Absolute Shakespeare an excellent resource to have to study Shakespeare.

Elements of Literature Bios on famous authors, click on the grade level 6th - 12th for greater learning on the topic of literature.

Literary Elements and Devices PDF for analyzing literature also includes outside links some great stuff here especially for beginners in analyzing.

Literary Terms power point presentations

Genres of Literature includes explanations for both fiction and non-fiction genres.

Reading Genres includes PDF posters for each genre, great for beginners.

Free Audio Books for I Pod, mp3 or I Tunes, very extensive collection.

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Hans Christian Anderson the majority of his works can be found here. Very simple, basicly for reading only.