Historical and/or Multicultural YA books
Briar Rose--along with Devil's Arithmetic, this book provides an insightful, refreshingly different picture of the Holocaust experience, one we should never forget.
Short Stories for YAs
- Graphic Books and Other Ways to Go
Learning about YA Authors (from Kay Vandergift's pages)
Different Ways to Have Student Give Book Reports
Fleischman, Paul Seedfolks
Hesse, Karen Out of the Dust
Lewis, C. S.
LeGuin, Ursula K.
- Benito Cereno--complete text
- an academic source for "Benito Cereno"
Myers, Walter Dean. Monster
Oates, Joyce Carol
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter
Salinger, J. D.
Sachar, Louis Holes
Shakespeare, William Romeo and Juliet: a site developed by Mr. Paul Yllana & his students at Leland High, San Jose, CA
Twain, Mark (Samuel Clemens) Huckleberry Finn: Problems and issues
Yolan, Jane Briar Rose