Literature for Today's Young Adults (Hardcover)
|Author: Alleen Pace/ Blasingame Nilsen|
|*Author: Nilsen, Alleen Pace/ Blasingame, James/ Donelson, Kenneth L./ Nilsen, Don L. F. *Publication Date: 2012/04/19 *Number of Pages: 482 *Binding Type: Hardcover *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 8.75 *Height: 11.25|
From the Publisher:
Long respected as the number one book in the field, Literature for Today's Young Adults gives teachers, librarians, parents, counselors, and other group leaders?as well as instructors and students in college courses in Adolescent/Young Adult Literature?a comprehensive look at YA literature framed within a literary, historical, and social context as a means to motivating teens to become life-long readers. Included is helpful information on evaluating YA books of all genres, using YA literature effectively with English Language Learners, incorporating digital and other new literacies into classroom teaching, and dealing with today's increasingly diverse and challenging censorsorship issues.