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Literature Criticism Online
Brings together several literary series from Gale, including Contemporary Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism. Virtual Tour


Community and Local Links

Bistro Bookers
Under the guidance of the B.L.O.O.M. Group (Book Lovers Of Our Metropolis) this downtown after hours book review/discussion forum was created to encourage the discussion of current provocative nonfiction written by national and local authors interspersed with fiction from Buffalo-area authors.

Buffalo Fiction: Over 150 Years of Novels and Short Stories Set in Buffalo
This webpage lists the titles of over 300 fiction books featuring Buffalo and the surrounding communities. Many of the books are written by local authors.

Buffalo Literary Corridor
The Literary Corridor formed to promote the literary arts and to reawaken appreciation in our history.  Its goal is to promote poets, writers, and artists living in Western New York.

Just Buffalo Literary Center
For more than 40 years, Just Buffalo Literary Center has brought the world’s greatest writers to Buffalo, hosted poetry events and readings, and supported the development of young writers.

Talking Leaves Buffalo Page
This locally-owned bookstore's site features books about Buffalo and books written by local authors.


Library Materials

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Buffalo (N.Y) Fiction
Buffalo (N.Y.) Poetry
Niagara Falls (N.Y) Fiction
Niagara Falls (N.Y) Poetry