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Literature for Today's Young Adults (7th Edition)

Literature for Today's Young Adults (7th Edition)
Author: Kenneth L. Donelson - Alleen P. Nilsen
ISBN 13: 9780205410354
ISBN 10: 205410359
Edition: 7
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
Publication Date: 2004-04-29
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 496
List Price: $128.60

Written for junior high and high school teachers and librarians, this textbook presents student choice as the key to encouraging lifelong reading. Chapters discuss the history of adolescent literature, pop culture, specific genres such as poetry, fantasy, and history, the evaluation of young adult books, the use of literature in English classes, and censorship. Reading lists and author profiles appear throughout. The authors are affiliated with Arizona State University. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR