Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.
There's a good library of possible resources, suitable for beginners atBuddhanet E-Library (General)http://www.buddhanet.net/ftp03.htm
Here we also have a "Discovering Theravada" section, where beginners are welcome to ask whatever questions they like, so don't be shy in taking up that opportunity.
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)
"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead" - Thomas Paine