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The Resource Best books for young adults, Betty Carter, with Sally Estes and Linda Waddle ; Young Adult Library Services Association

Best books for young adults, Betty Carter, with Sally Estes and Linda Waddle ; Young Adult Library Services Association

Label
Best books for young adults
Title
Best books for young adults
Statement of responsibility
Betty Carter, with Sally Estes and Linda Waddle ; Young Adult Library Services Association
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Reviews more than 1800 classic and contemporary young adult books, identifies teenagers' interests and best book selections, and provides guidelines for creating reading lists of both young adult and suitable adult literature
  • "In this completely revised edition of a celebrated classic, Betty Carter and the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) offer insights and guidance that will help you to direct contemporary young readers through the vast and ever-changing world of young adult literature. With Best Books for Young Adults, second edition, as a handy resource, you will learn how to: create dynamic reading lists for teenagers and young adults, drawing from more than 1,800 classic and contemporary books; navigate the landscape of young adult literature as it continues to evolve; learn more about what teenagers are interested in reading today; identify the books considered "the best" by teens themselves; and steer young adults toward appropriate adult literature."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carter, Betty
Dewey number
028.1/62
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.A1
LC item number
C34 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Estes, Sally
  • Waddle, Linda L
  • Young Adult Library Services Association
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Young adult literature, English
  • Adolescents
  • Littérature pour jeunes adultes
  • Littérature anglaise
Label
Best books for young adults, Betty Carter, with Sally Estes and Linda Waddle ; Young Adult Library Services Association
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Book Lists, 1966-1999
Control code
43845531
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vii, 229 pages
Isbn
9780838935019
Lccn
00035583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43845531
Label
Best books for young adults, Betty Carter, with Sally Estes and Linda Waddle ; Young Adult Library Services Association
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Book Lists, 1966-1999
Control code
43845531
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vii, 229 pages
Isbn
9780838935019
Lccn
00035583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43845531

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