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The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction, Third Edition

The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction, Third Edition

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Neal Wyatt and Joyce G. Saricks 320 pages 6 x 9 November 19, 2018 Everyone’s favourite guide to fiction that’s thrilling, mysterious, suspenseful, thought-provoking, romantic, and just plain fun is back—and better than ever in this completely revamped and revised edition. A must for every readers’ advisory desk, this resource is also a useful t...


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Storytimes for Everyone! Developing Young Children's Language and Literacy

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Saroj Nadkarni Ghoting and Pamela Martin-Díaz ISBN-13: 9780838911693 296 pages  7 x 10  2013 Recognizing that informed, caring adults are critical to supporting early literacy development, Storytimes for Everyone! builds on the concepts introduced in the second edition of the Every Child Ready to Read® initiative to offer practical suggestions ...


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The Readers' Advisory Guide to Teen Literature-Paperback-ALA Editions-The Library Marketplace

The Readers' Advisory Guide to Teen Literature

$71.99

Angela Carstensen Teen literature expert Carstensen, creator and editor of School Library Journal‘s Adult Books 4 Teens blog, presents this comprehensive resource for serving the reading interests of teens in all types of libraries. Moving far beyond merely offering lists of book titles, this RA guide specifically helps librarians and educators...


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Graphic Novels II: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More <em>(Genreflecting Advisory Series)</em>

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Michael Pawuk and David Serchay ISBN-13: 9781598847000 719 pages • 7 x 10  2017 Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and...


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Francisca Goldsmith 9780838915097 232 pages6" x 9" The first edition of this readers’ advisory represented a pioneering effort to provide help and encouragement to librarians diving into this exciting format, and since then the popularity of graphic novels has continued apace. Goldsmith has updated her guide to encompass a bounty of new titl...


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The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond

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Brad Hooper ISBN-13: 9780838910177 109 pages  6 x 9  2009 Reviews are an important resource for readers’ advisory and collection development. They are also a helpful promotional tool, introducing patrons to what is new on the shelf. This resource includes  Tips for writing strong, relevant reviews Different ways reviews can be used to promote ...


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The Tween Scene: A Year of Programs for 10- To 14-Year Olds

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Tiffany Balducci and Brianne Wilkins-Bester ISBN-13: 9781617510298 242 pages • 8½ x 11  2014 The Tween Scene: A Year of Programs for 10- to 14-Year Olds is a treasure chest of programs, tips, and ideas for serving the tweens coming to your library. No longer children, while not yet teens, tweens need to have programs geared to their interests an...


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Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Katie Scherrer ISBN-13: 9780838914113 136 pages  8½ x 11  2016 It is imperative that library programs reflect the rich diversity of the entire community. That includes Spanish-speaking children, who need opportunities to hear their home and school languages spoken, and to see their lives validated through engaging cue...


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It Happens: A Guide to Contemporary Realistic Fiction for the YA Reader

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Kelly Jensen ISBN-13: 9781617510311 282 pages • 8½ x 11  2014 Kelly Jensen has a passion for realistic fiction and believes every book has a reader. It Happens: A Guide to Contemporary Realistic Fiction for the YA Reader is a comprehensive guide to matching a teen reader with the right book. As a lifetime reader and young adult librarian, Jensen...


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Dark Futures: A VOYA Guide to Apocalyptic, Post-Apocalyptic, and Dystopian Books and Media

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Brandy Danner ISBN-13: 9781617510052 244 pages • 8½ x 11  2012 Dark Futures is the only guide you need to connect teens with dystopian, apocalyptic, and post-apocalyptic books and media. Complete with plot summaries, dystopian and apocalyptic elements, 30-second booktalks, read-alike lists, and recommended audiences, this guide offers books, gra...


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compiled by the Editors of VOYAMagazine ISBN-13: 9781617510090 120 pages • 8½ x 11  2013 VOYA's Perfect Tens, 2000 to 2012 is an outstanding tool for collection development for young adult literature. It is a compilation of titles reviewed in VOYA magazine that received a perfect 5P and 5Q rating in the 21st century. As the only magazine focusi...


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Sex in the Library: A Guide to Sexual Content in Teen Literature

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Mary Jo Heller and Arrene Storms ISBN-13: 9781617510281 192 pages • 8½ x 11  2013 Sex in the Library is the ideal source for collection development of materials dealing with sex and sexuality for teens. Both public and school librarians will benefit from the guidance for establishing selection policies in this area and for sharing those polici...


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Carlisle K. Webber ISBN-13: 9781591585060 131 pages • 7 x 10  2010 Aimed at librarians and reader's advisors who serve teens, this is a guide to outstanding reads for GLBT teens, for straight teens with an interest in the subject, and for GLBT friends and family. It provides some 300 fiction and nonfiction suggestions, including poetry, drama, a...


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