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The Resource Life is tough : guys, growing up, and young adult literature, Rachelle Lasky Bilz

Life is tough : guys, growing up, and young adult literature, Rachelle Lasky Bilz

Label
Life is tough : guys, growing up, and young adult literature
Title
Life is tough
Title remainder
guys, growing up, and young adult literature
Statement of responsibility
Rachelle Lasky Bilz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bilz, a school librarian at Lake Ridge Academy in Ohio, describes contemporary young adult literature with male protagonists and shows how these characters can help teenage boys on their journey to adulthood. Novels are dealt with thematically, based on issues such as coming-of-age, sexuality, and decision making. Various genres, such as realistic fiction and fantasy, and explored in the context of themes. Annotated book lists conclude each chapter
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bilz, Rachelle Lasky
Dewey number
028.5/5/08351
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1039.B67
LC item number
B55 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Scarecrow studies in young adult literature
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Teenagers
  • Boys in literature
  • Teenagers in literature
  • Young adult literature
Label
Life is tough : guys, growing up, and young adult literature, Rachelle Lasky Bilz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-146) 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 Classics: heroes and archetypes -- Contemporary young adult novels: martyrs and misfits -- Coming-of-age novels -- Conflict and survival: war, sports & nature -- Choices and consequences -- Sexual issues -- The teenager's world: family and friends -- Mentors and role models
Control code
55037889
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 153 pages
Isbn
9780810850552
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004008439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Life is tough : guys, growing up, and young adult literature, Rachelle Lasky Bilz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-146) 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 Classics: heroes and archetypes -- Contemporary young adult novels: martyrs and misfits -- Coming-of-age novels -- Conflict and survival: war, sports & nature -- Choices and consequences -- Sexual issues -- The teenager's world: family and friends -- Mentors and role models
Control code
55037889
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 153 pages
Isbn
9780810850552
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004008439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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