Radical reads : 101 YA novels on the edge / Joni Richards Bodart.

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Dougherty County Public Library - Central Branch 028.535 BODART, JONI R 31018001701916 NONFIC Available
Dougherty County Public Library - Northwest Branch 028.535 BODART, JONI R 31018001701973 NONFIC Available
Georgia Public Library Service - Georgia Public Library Service - Professional Collection 028.535 B 50723010092910 STACKS Available
West Georgia Regional Library - Lithia Springs Betty C. Hagler Public Library 028.535 BODAR 31057001273773 NONFIC Available
West Georgia Regional Library - Villa Rica Public Library 028.535 BODAR 31057001273781 NONFIC Checked out

Record details

  • ISBN: 0810842874 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780810842878 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xix, 376 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2002.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-336) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Section one: Am I blue? to burning up -- Section two: Chinese handcuffs to forged by fire -- Section three: Give a boy a gun and nobody else has to know -- Section four: On the fringe to swallowing stones -- Section five: Taking of room 114 to wringer.
Summary, etc.: A reference librarian with the Denver Public Library System, Bodart cites books that deal with edgy themes of interest to young adults, such as incest, teenage pregnancy, substance abuse, sexual and physical abuse, gangs, and suicide. After full bibliographic data, she considers subject areas, characters, booktalk (a commercial to interest teens in the book), major themes and ideas, book report ideas, risks, strengths, awards, and selected reviews. A battery of indices follows.
Subject: Teenagers > United States > Books and reading.
Young adult fiction, American > Bibliography.