A core collection for young adults.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781555706920 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1555706924 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 417 pages ; 23 cm + 1 CD-ROM (color ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: Second edition / Rollie James Welch.
  • Publisher: New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Adventure tales -- Cautionary novels -- Classic literature -- Coming-of-age stories -- Fantasy novels -- Graphic novels -- Historical fiction -- Humorous novels -- Inspirational fiction -- Problem novels -- Readable nonfiction -- Romance novels -- Science fiction -- Putting it all together.
Summary, etc.: Provides information meant to be a practical manual for developing collections that appeal to teens. Includes a guide to more than 100 "Best" lists, tips for maintaining a core collection, and selection tips for major YA genres.
System Details Note: System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Microsoft Excel.
Subject: Teenagers > Books and reading > United States.
Preteens > Books and reading > United States.
Young adults' libraries > United States > Book lists.
Young adult literature > Bibliography.