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

Download or read Teen Genreflecting A Readers Advisory and Collection Development Guide 4th Edition PDF, written by Sarah Flowers and published by ABC-CLIO. This book was released on 2020-09-30 with total page 259 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: 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

Book Genreflecting

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  • Author : Cynthia Orr
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 2013-04-23
  • ISBN : 1610694619
  • Pages : 622 pages

Download or read Genreflecting PDF, written by Cynthia Orr and published by ABC-CLIO. This book was released on 2013-04-23 with total page 622 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The gold standard for readers' advisory, this book represents an essential resource for LIS students and practicing librarians who want to better understand readers, reading interests, and fiction and nonfiction genres.

Book Genreflecting  A Guide to Popular Reading Interests  8th Edition

Download or read Genreflecting A Guide to Popular Reading Interests 8th Edition PDF, written by Diana Tixier Herald and published by ABC-CLIO. This book was released on 2019-05-31 with total page 420 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Librarians who work with readers will find this well-loved guide to be a treasure trove of information. With descriptive annotations of thousands of genre titles mapped by genre and subgenre, this is the readers' advisor's go-to reference. • Helps librarians answer the challenging question "What should I read next?" • Helps LIS students understand popular genres and better select books for which readers are looking • Serves as a starting point for library patrons looking for their next read

Book Genreflecting

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  • Author : Diana Tixier Herald
  • Publisher : Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release : 1995
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 367 pages

Download or read Genreflecting PDF, written by Diana Tixier Herald and published by Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited. This book was released on 1995 with total page 367 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Examines the genres of literature, and gives lists of authors, titles, and series characters

Book Genreflecting

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  • Author : Betty Rosenberg
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 1991
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 345 pages

Download or read Genreflecting PDF, written by Betty Rosenberg and published by . This book was released on 1991 with total page 345 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Expanded and updated to provide information on the newest popular fiction, this guide to genre fiction covers westerns, thrillers, science fiction, fantasy, supernatural/horror fiction, and romance. It defines the various genres; analyses their characteristics, grouping authors according to type or subject content; and provides a selective, annotated bibliography of the history and criticism of each genre. New authors are profiled in this edition, and a number of new subgenres, including the ice-age epic and techno-thriller, are outlined.

Book Junior Genreflecting

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  • Author : Bridget Dealy Volz
  • Publisher : Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release : 2000
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 187 pages

Download or read Junior Genreflecting PDF, written by Bridget Dealy Volz and published by Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited. This book was released on 2000 with total page 187 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Grouping titles by specific themes and subtopics, describes content and features of popular paperback series, classics, and books published after 1990, and provides historical background to six different genres.

Book Choice

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  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2000
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : pages

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Book Blood  Bedlam  Bullets  and Badguys

Download or read Blood Bedlam Bullets and Badguys PDF, written by Michael B. Gannon and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 2004 with total page 385 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This comprehensive guide of over 2,000 annotations addresses the adventure and suspense fiction genre and its subgenres and includes titles published between 1941 and 2004.

Book Readers  Advisory Service in the Public Library

Download or read Readers Advisory Service in the Public Library PDF, written by Joyce G. Saricks and published by Chicago : American Library Association. This book was released on 1989 with total page 84 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Suggests guidelines for use by professionals and paraprofessionals to offer a non-judgmental, patron-oriented, skill-based readers' advisory service. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Book Reading Matters

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  • Author : Catherine Sheldrick Ross
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 2006
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 277 pages

Download or read Reading Matters PDF, written by Catherine Sheldrick Ross and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 2006 with total page 277 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A road map to the research on reading and libraries, and a cogent case for the library's vital role in the life of a reader--from childhood through adulthood.

Book American Reference Books Annual

Download or read American Reference Books Annual PDF, written by Bohdan S. Wynar and published by . This book was released on 2007 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: 1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

Book Journal of Youth Services in Libraries

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Book Romance Fiction

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  • Author : Kristin Ramsdell
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 1999
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 435 pages

Download or read Romance Fiction PDF, written by Kristin Ramsdell and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 1999 with total page 435 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: After a fascinating overview of the genre as a whole (e.g., definition, history, reasons for appeal), the author discusses each of its major subgenres, listing and describing the titles in each and offering tips for readers' advisory and collection development. A list of recommended titles for young adults appears in an appendix.

Book Make Mine a Mystery

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  • Author : Gary Warren Niebuhr
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 2003
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 605 pages

Download or read Make Mine a Mystery PDF, written by Gary Warren Niebuhr and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 2003 with total page 605 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Presents a comprehensive guide for mystery and detective fiction, compiling over 2,500 titles from more than 200 authors and including plot overviews, a history of the genre, and a discussion on collection development.

Book Jewish American Literature

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  • Author : Rosalind Reisner
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 2004
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 339 pages

Download or read Jewish American Literature PDF, written by Rosalind Reisner and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 2004 with total page 339 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This groundbreaking work, the first readers' advisory guide to Jewish American literature, guides you in finding fiction and nonfiction books that match specific reading interests. More than 700 titles are categorized and described.

Book Fluent in Fantasy

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  • Author : Diana Tixier Herald
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 1999
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 260 pages

Download or read Fluent in Fantasy PDF, written by Diana Tixier Herald and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 1999 with total page 260 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Herald offers an historical and structural overview of the genre, describes 15 subgenres and a score of variations within them, and lists nearly 1,000 of the best and most current reads available in the fantasy arena. An appendix lists recommended fantasy titles for young adults.

Book Rocked by Romance

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  • Author : Carolyn Carpan
  • Publisher : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • Release : 2004
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 277 pages

Download or read Rocked by Romance PDF, written by Carolyn Carpan and published by Libraries Unltd Incorporated. This book was released on 2004 with total page 277 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Describes stories of love and romance written for young adults, grouping titles by specific themes and subtopics and including genres such as fantasy, contemporary problem novels, and Christian and historical fiction.