Middle and Upper School Library

Literature Sites

The MFS English Department Link

Literature sites
RhymeZone A Rhyming dictionary to aid in writing your own poetry

Instant Poetry Forms

Write your own poetry…made easy.

Giggle Poetry

Get hooked on poetry!

Fun Brain

Award winning website has a variety of educational games for kids of all ages in these categories: numbers, words, universe, culture, and extra.

Kids Book Shelf

A treasure trove of annotated book reviews listed alphabetically by age groups ranging from Infant to 13+ to all ages. Plus, links to other great sites for kids.

www.Poetry4Kids.com

Popular children’s poet Kenn Nesbitt shares some of his funniest poems and his thoughts about the art of poetry writing. Young poets will want to read the beginnings of Nesbitt’s tutorial, “How to Write Funny Poetry.”

Lit2Go

Lit2Go is a free online collection of stories and poems in Mp3 (audiobook) format You can:

Download the files to your Mp3 player and listen on the go,

Listen to the Mp3 files on your computer,

View the text on a webpage and read along as you listen,

Print out the stories and poems to make your own book.

Fairrosa Cyber Library of Children’s Literature – Authors
Individual Authors

Lloyd Alexander

Brian Jacques

Laurie Halse Anderson

Diana Wynne Jones

Avi

Madeleine L’Engle

Natalie Babbitt

C.S.Lewis

Lynne Reid Banks

Jack London

Thomas A Barron (T.A.)

Lois Lowry

Joan Bauer

David Lubar

Max Brand

Anne McCaffrey

Betsy Byars

Ann M. Martin

Meg Cabot

Robin McKinley

Beverly Cleary

Walter Dean Myers

Suzanne Collins

Susan Cooper

Donna Jo Napoli

Robert Cormier

Phyllis Naylor

Sharon Creech

George Orwell

Christopher Paul Curtis

Katherine Paterson

Karen Cushman

Gary Paulsen

Roald Dahl

Richard Peck

Paula Danziger

Tamora Pierce

Edgar Allan Poe

Sarah Dessen

Philip Pullman

Charles Dickens

Louise Rennison

Sylvia Engdahl

J.K. Rowling

Cornelia Funke

Neil Gaiman

Louis Sachar

Jean Craighead George

Jerry Spinelli

Patricia Reilly Giff

Frank Stockton

Dan Gutman

Mildred Taylor

Virginia Hamilton

James Thurber

Ernest Hemingway

Stephanie S. Tolan

Karen Hesse

JRR Tolkien

Will Hobbs

Mark Twain

Anthony Horowitz

Polly Horvath

Jane Yolen

Grammar
Maintained by Professor of English Charles Darling for English courses at Capital Community College, Hartford CT. You can ask a question, take a quiz, and obtain basic grammar information.
The Grammar Lady The Grammar Lady Web site is maintained by  Mary Newton Bruder a.k.a. “:The Grammar Lady.”  The purposes of the site are to be helpful, to raise consciousness about correct language use, and to remind everyone of the ways to have fun with language and to provide quick answers to questions about grammar, punctuation, spelling, and other points about language.
The Grammar Gorillas A grammar game site maintained by Funbrain.com which asks players to identify parts of speech.
Big Dog’s Grammar Basic grammar information about parts of speech, sentence structure, modifiers, and pronouns.  Self-tests at the end of each section are fun.

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