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Young adult literature : from romance to realism / Michael Cart.

Cart, Michael. (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM PS 374 .Y57 C37 2010 (Text) 00000105063945 General book Available -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster YA 813.009 CAR (Text) 72436000101049 YA Nonfiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 813.009 CAR (Text) 30032010527965 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780838910450 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0838910459 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: ix, 242 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2010, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: From Sue Barton to the sixties : what's in a name? and other uncertainties -- The sixties and the seventies : the rise of realism and the first golden age -- The eighties : something old, something new : the rise of the paperback series, multicultural literature, and political correctness -- The early nineties : a near-death experience -- The rest of the nineties : revival and renaissance -- A new literature for a new millennium? The renaissance continues -- Romancing the retail : of series, superstores, Harry Potter, and such -- So, how adult is young adult? The crossover conundrum -- Back in the real world : immigration, mixed race, and other new realities of teen life -- Sex and other shibboleths : YA comes of age, and not a moment too soon -- Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender literature : the controversies continue -- The viz biz : transforming the funnies -- The eyes have it : other visual forms : photoessays and the new nonfiction -- Of books and bytes : multiple literacies, the death of print, and other imponderables.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 01/01/2011
SLJ Jan 2011
Subject: Young adult fiction, American > History and criticism.
Young adult literature > History and criticism.
Teenagers > Books and reading > United States.
Teenagers in literature.

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