Professional reading

Jenkinson, Dave
September 1991
Emergency Librarian;Sept/Oct91, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p43
Book Review
Reviews the book `Authors of Books for Young People,' by Martha Ward, Dorothy Marquardt, Nancy Dolan et al.


Related Articles

  • Authors of Books for Young People (Book Review). Kindzerske, John // Library Journal;5/1/1979, Vol. 104 Issue 9, p1045 

    Reviews the book 'Authors of Books for Young People: Supplement to the Second Edition,' by Martha E. Ward and Dorothy A. Marquardt.

  • literary stereotypes: The indomitable power of a good story. Sondhi, Alicia // ForeWord Reviews;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p18 

    The article discusses the author's views on the preconceptions about genre and age-appropriateness of Young Adult fiction books. It notes that young adults in the elementary and middle schools have the opportunity to engage in meaningful stories that encourage learning and inspiration. It adds...

  • Poverty of Language.  // South Dakota Magazine;Sep/Oct2013 Supplement, p10 

    The article discusses the effort of fiction author Walter Dean Myers to promote the importance of literacy among young adults. It states that a high school teacher recognized his writing skills and encouraged him to continue his studies after dropping out in high school. It mentions that Myers...

  • Author-ity.  // Read;2/11/2005, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p17 

    The article presents a profile of Julie Anne Peters, author of novels for young adults such as "Define 'Normal'." She is quoted discussing characters from her books and her motivations for writing. A brief overview of her career is presented. She has written twelve books since abandoning her...

  • Young Adults' Choices for 1997.  // Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Nov97, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p209 

    Presents the books included in the 1997 Young Adults' Choice list for young adults in the United States. Includes `Bearing Witness: Stories of the Holocaust,' selected by Hazel Rochman and Darlene Z. McCampbell; `The Bomb,' by Theodore Taylor; `The Hate Crime,' by Phyllis Karas.

  • Girl goddesses: Stories of strength. Chance, Rosemary, // Emergency Librarian;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p54 

    Reviews books for young adults. Includes `Danger Game,' by Julie Lawson; `Evil Encounter,' by Sonia Levitin; `Eyes of a Stranger,' by Sharon E. Heisel.

  • Adult books for young adults. Beauregard, Sue-Ellen; Zvirin, Stephanie // Booklist;4/15/95, Vol. 91 Issue 16, p1486 

    Reviews adult books for young adults. Includes `The Movement and the Sixties,' by Terry H. Anderson; `I've Got the Light of Freedom,' by Charles M. Payne; `Bob Marley,' by Adrian Boot and Chris Salewicz; `After Sorrow,' by Lady Borton.

  • Best books for young adults, 1996. White, Billie Kaye; Allen, Christine // Booklist;3/15/96, Vol. 92 Issue 14, p1274 

    Presents a listing of best books for young adults for 1996 in various categories. `Slow Dance Heart Break Blues,' by Arnold Adoff; `Parallel Journeys,' by Eleanor Ayer, others; `Bearing Witness: Stories of the Holocaust,' edited by Hazel Rochman and Darlene Z. McCampbell; More.

  • Paperbacks for young adults. Tait, Sue; Tyson, Christy // Emergency Librarian;Mar/Apr90, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p61 

    Reviews the paperbacks for young adults. `The Arizona Kid,' by Ron Koertge; `The Cats,' by Joan Phipson,' `The New Girl,' by R.L. Stine; `Silver,' by Norma Fox Mazer; More.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics