The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction (Google eBook)
From psychological suspense and historical fiction to "gentle reads" and romance, this new guide from expert readers' advisor Joyce Saricks explores the many worlds of fiction. Covering fifteen popular genres (including often-neglected literary rifles), each chapter includes a definition of the genre, its characteristics and appeal elements (such as character development, story line, and frame), and its key authors and subgenres. To help you prepare for the eternal "can you recommend a good book on..." question, there are also reader interview tips, reference sources, and guidelines on how to prepare for the questions you will undoubtedly get.
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A guide to readers' advisory for fifteen genres. Especially useful are the lists in each chapter of benchmark authors, introductory authors in each genre for readers of different genres, and recommended authors for readers of the genre wanting to try another genre.
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I didn't really finish it. I used up all my renewals and had to return it. I thought about buying it but it was 60 bucks and I didn't get enough amazon gift cards for Christmas. This is an absolutely ...
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The readers' advisory guide to genre fiction / Joyce G. Saricks. View full image. Chicago : American Library Association, 2001. ISBN:. 0838908039 ...
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Print Resources for Romance Fiction
Saricks, Joyce G. The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction. Chicago, Illinois: American Library Association, 2001. Contains a good section on romance, ...
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The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction.Chicago: ALA. Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft (1818). Frankenstein: Or the Modern Prometheus. ...
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A GUIDE TO LITERARY FICTION
The readers' advisory guide to genre fiction. Chicago and London: American Library Association. © by Nancy Boisseau Last modified July 25, 2004.
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From The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction by Joyce G. Saricks. Copyright © 2001 ... Joyce G. Saricks. All rights reserved. Permission granted to . ...
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Book Review: The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction. http://lis.sagepub.com. The online version of this article can be found at:. Published by: ...
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Saricks, Joyce G. The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction, Chicago Il. American Library Association 2001. Readers’ Advisory Blog ...
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The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction (ALA Reader's Advisory Series). SARICKS, JOYCE G. This comprehensive guide from expert readers' advisor Joyce ...