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New Visions Charter High School for the Humanities II (HUM): Author Study Resources

Welcome to the Samuel Gompers Campus Library which is located in South Bronx, New York. The campus library has reopened for the Fall 2014 after the renovation in 2013. This website is a work in progress but feel free to use any of the links to find infor

Author Resources

Enrich your future author studies by taking advantage of our collection of biographies and interviews with the best-loved authors in children's literature.

Links to Book Talk Resources

Online Resources

Online Sources:

TeachingBooks.net: Multimedia materials about children's and young adult books, authors, and illustrators.  Includes interviews, readings, book trailers, lesson plans and links to author sites.

Worldbookonline: Comprehensive access to encyclopedia articles, web links, periodical articles, videos, maps and more.

Scholastic's Author & Illustrator Index: Biographies, interviews (for some authors) and book lists with details about grade/interest levels and themes.