American and English Literature: Full-text Collections provides access to famous works of poetry and drama, including Shakespeare and the Bible.
Contemporary Authors provides biographical and bibliographical information for more than 90,000 authors in the world. Categories include critical reviews, contact information, and awards won.
eSequels is an online guide to novels in series. Find out about new authors and series, including the order the books were published in. (Excludes children's books and non-fiction.)
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