Literature

60 Second Recap
One-minute videos that help students understand and enjoy commonly assigned classic works of literature. 

Classic Reader
A large collection of free classic books, plays, and short stories by authors such as Dickens, Austen, Shakespeare and many others are listed. Many of these collections can be copied for classroom use. 

Fullbooks
Thousands of free text books.

LibriVox
LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain.

Lit2Go
Lit2Go is a free online collection of stories and poems in MP3 (audiobook) format.

Literature Index
Links to biographical and critical information, e-texts and lesson plans related to specific authors (high school list).

PDF DocumentLiterature Resources MDE
Choosing Rigorous, Inspiring Books for Michigan's K-12 Students.

LoudLit
Public domain literature paired with high quality audio performances.

No Fear Shakespeare
This resource puts Shakespeare side-by-side with a modern translation. This is the kind of English our students actually speak today.

Poetry 180
A poem a day for high school students.

Teaching Literature
A great resource for all high school English classes.

Young Adult Literature
Link to biographical and critical information and lesson plans, listed by author.