If you're looking for single article or detailed background on current issues or events, these links will serve you well.
Book Lists
Library Sites
Teen Reads
Book reviews, author biographies and dated interviews. Link to discussion guides. http://www.teenreads.com/index.asp
Larger selection of links to author information. Somebody went to a lot of work here! http://www.bookspot.com/authors/
The Atlantic
Limited in number, but good interviews with authors and samples of their works as printed in The Atlantic.
Criticism and Reviews
Grade level book reviews, up to grade 9. 2-5 paragraph reviews. http://www.carolhurst.com/
Reading Rants
Good reviews and lists. Mostly modern literature. http://tln.lib.mi.us/~amutch/jen/
Bartleby Books
Electronic books, no charge for downloading books from this site. http://www.bartleby.com/
Gutenberg Project
Electronic books. No charge to download them. http://gutenberg.net/