Literature for Today's Young Adults
This engaging text helps teachers learn how to motivate teenagers to become life-long readers. It offers a comprehensive, reader-friendly introduction to young adult literature framed within a rich literary, historical, and social context. It also provides teachers with criteria for evaluating books of all genres, from poetry and nonfiction to mysteries, science fiction, and horror. Coverage of timely issues, such as pop culture and mass media, help teachers connect with students' lives outside the classroom.
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Well written academic book. I discovered the layout very helpful and the narrative entertaining. Much more enjoyable than some of the other textbooks I have read over the years. Content is up to date and has a recent review, interviews, and bios of the author. Read full review