Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism
Today's young adult literature is every bit as complex as the audience it's written for, unflinchingly addressing such topics as homosexuality, mental illness, AIDS and drug abuse. In this much expanded revision of his 1996 book, veteran author Michael Cart shows how the best of contemporary young adult literature has evolved to tackle such daunting subjects without resorting to sensationalism.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - davidloertscher - LibraryThing
Very few YA literature professionals are as well known as Michael Cart who has made an incomparable contribution to the fields of literature and librarianship with his knowledge, writing, and ... Read full review
Review: Young Adult Literature: From Romance to RealismUser Review - Judith - Goodreads
Big fan of Cart's writing style. Read full review