Thematic Guide To Young Adult Literature


Thematic Guide To Young Adult Literature
Author: Alice Trupe
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313332340
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Thematic Guide to Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Alice Trupe
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
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Thematic Guide to Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Alice Trupe
Categories: Teenagers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Greenwood
Through 32 chapters on particular themes, this guide overviews significant works of young adult literature.
Witness to War
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Cathryn J. Wellner
Categories: Germany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press
Provides an annotated list of books about Hitler, the Hitler Youth, Gestapo, SS, and life in Nazi Germany
American Indian Themes in Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 183
Authors: Paulette Fairbanks Molin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press
American Indian Themes in Young Adult Literature analyzes characters, outlines plots, and evaluates content from a Native perspective. Teachers, librarians, parents, and young adult readers will find herein essential analytical information about literature with American Indian protagonists, narratives, and settings. This book also examines reviews of young adult publications with American Indian themes, demonstrating how too many reviewers reinforce, and even honor, stereotypical works.
African-American Voices in Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Karen Patricia Smith
Categories: African American youth
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press
Now in paperback! A collection of fourteen essays that address major issues related to significant works of African-American young adult literature.
Thematic Guide to the American Novel
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Lynda G. Adamson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Greenwood
This systematic guide explores the central themes from 150 of the most commonly taught American novels.
Presenting M. E. Kerr
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Alleen Pace Nilsen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
A critical introduction to the life and work of the young adult novelist M. E. Kerr.
Mental Illness in Young Adult Literature: Exploring Real Struggles through Fictional Characters
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Kia Jane Richmond
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO
This book explores how mental illness is portrayed in 21st-century young adult fiction and how selected works can help teachers, librarians, and mental health professionals to more effectively address the needs of students combating mental illness. • Offers extensive analysis of contemporary young adult fiction featuring youth with mental illness to help school and youth services librarians make informed collection development and readers' advisory decisions • Examines the symptoms and warning signs of mental illness in adolescents in addition to how various disorders are diagnosed and treated • Offers strategies for teachers and librarians to integrate quality texts into middle and high school curricula and into community initiatives aimed at confronting the stigma associated with mental illness • Follows a standardized chapter format that makes it easy for readers to learn about the books and the mental illnesses they highlight • Provides an extended list of resources at the end of each chapter that includes additional young adult fiction and nonfiction as well as adult fiction texts
Young Adult Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Rachel E. Schwedt, Janice DeLong
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
Advises teachers, librarians, and parents on poetry selection for use in the classroom or counseling setting through annotations and a thematic guide.
Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: Katherine Toth Bucher, KaaVonia Hinton
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Prentice Hall
Contemporary and practice, this edition remains comprehensive enough to ensure that teachers understand today's adolescents and the literature that engages them, while still remaining brief enough to give teachers the opportunity to read the books discussed.