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Author Welch, Rollie James, 1957-
Title A core collection for young adults.
Imprint New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, [2011], 2011.
Edition Second edition / Rollie James Welch.
Book Jacket
 Main Collection  Z1037 .J66 2011    AVAILABLE


Call # Z1037 .J66 2011
Phys. Description xvii, 417 pages ; 23 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (color ; 4 3/4 in.)
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Series Teens @ the library series.
Note Revised edition of: A core collection for young adults / Patrick Jones, Patricia Taylor, Kirsten Edwards. 2003.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
System Det System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Microsoft Excel.
Summary 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.
Contents 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.
Subject Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States.
Preteens -- Books and reading -- United States.
Young adults' libraries -- United States -- Book lists.
Young adult literature -- Bibliography.
Alt Author Jones, Patrick, 1961- Core collection for young adults.
ISBN 9781555706920 (pbk.)
1555706924 (pbk.)