Teen Genreflecting A Readers Advisory and Collection Development Guide 4th Edition

Well, Teen Genreflecting was my “baby.” Even though I wrote or worked on six editions of Genreflecting, I didn't conceive it or originally bring it into the world. That was done by the godmother of contemporary reader's advisory, ...

Teen Genreflecting  A Readers  Advisory and Collection Development Guide  4th Edition

Teen Genreflecting serves as a guide to contemporary teen fiction, encompassing every genre and format, including graphic novels, scrapbook-formatted books, verse novels, historical fiction, speculative fiction, contemporary realistic fiction, and more. Teen literature is one of the most popular and quickly growing segments of the publishing world. Not only are teens continuing to read for pleasure, but many adults have discovered the joys of teen literature. As part of the Genreflecting Advisory Series, Teen Genreflecting provides librarians with a road map to the vibrant and diverse body of literature focusing on recent fiction for teens, organizing and describing some 1,300 titles, most published within the past ten years, along with perennial classics. The authors indicate where each title fits in the genre scheme; its subject matter, format, and general reading level; and any pertinent awards. They also provide advice on readers' advisory services to teens, descriptions of genres and subgenres, and lists of favorites for each genre. As with previous editions, this guide will prove invaluable to librarians building their teen collections and will help them assist teens in finding the books they love, no matter what genre. Helps librarians find the right book for their teen users Helps librarians develop current, diverse, and robust teen collections Provides libraries with a comprehensive list of recent teen fiction Provides students or professionals new to YA lit with a detailed overview of contemporary YA genre fiction

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Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Language: en
Pages: 622
Authors: Cynthia Orr
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-23 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Genreflecting: A Guide to Popular Reading Interests, 8th Edition
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: Diana Tixier Herald, Samuel Stavole-Carter
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Diana Tixier Herald, Betty Rosenberg
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited

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Genreflecting
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Betty Rosenberg, Diana Tixier Herald
Categories: American fiction
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