[download Young Adult Literature] Ebook ✓ Michael Cart


  • Paperback
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  • Young Adult Literature
  • Michael Cart
  • English
  • 07 May 2019
  • 9780838910450

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review Young Adult Literature Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Torical survey of this category fully up to date covering its explosive growth in the past decade and advocating that librarians and teachers look beyond romance and horror when advising young adults This survey helps YA librarians who want to freshen up their readers' advisory skills teachers who use novels in the classroom and adult services librarians who increasingly find themselves add. Will definitely use as the text in my next YA Literature class I really like Cart s writing and he s wonderfully cranky about bad YA I missed the rambling personal style of the first edition but appreciated that a book about YA in 2010 will be very different from a book about YA in 1996 Lots of fun especially when you consider most of the books about YA are reallllly boring Veering romance and horror when advising young adults This survey helps YA librarians who want to freshen up their Organizing Enlightenment readers' advisory skills teachers who use novels in the classroom and adult services librarians who increasingly find themselves add. Will definitely use as the text in my next YA Literature class I All of me really like Cart s writing and he s wonderfully cranky about bad YA I missed the Introduction to ratemaking and loss reserving for property and casualty insurance rambling personal style of the first edition but appreciated that a book about YA in 2010 will be very different from a book about YA in 1996 Lots of fun especially when you consider most of the books about YA are Waiting for Prince Charming reallllly boring

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review Young Adult Literature Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Today's young adult literature is every bit as complex as the audience it's written for unflinchingly addressing such topics as homosexuality mental illness AIDS and drug abuse In this much expanded revision of his 1996 book veteran author Michael Cart shows how the best of contemporary YA lit has evolved to tackle such daunting subjects without resorting to sensationalism He brings his his. Cart s book Young Adult Literature From Romance to Realism explores the history of young adult literature as well as current trends and issues I found learning about the effects marketing had in shaping YA literature in the 60s and 70s the trends that have occurred over the decades and how both of these topics are still having huge impacts today really interesting I enjoyed learning about the first YA books in different genres but was disappointed that women weren t mention with their male author counterparts Even though Cart s opinion at times overshadowed the information he was trying to share the reading was engaging and informative

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review Young Adult Literature Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Ressing the ueries of teen patrons by covering the following Reading habits of today's teens Influence of new technologies and formats New YA lit awards This insightful and often humorous work presents the evolution of YA lit in an appealing way making it eually useful for students of literary studies You'll definitely update your recommended to read lists after a spin through Cart's adviso. Definitely a worthwhile read Well researched and clearly written This book gave me statistics knowledge and resources for continuing my exploration of this subject Largely unbiased in tone Cart generally does not press an agenda or his tastes on the reader Clearly however he is passionate about sexuality and LGBT issues in YA lit His neutrality slips a little in these chapters and on occasion he ascends a soapbox and even mildly attacks those with whom he disagrees I wouldn t call it diatribe or discourse but there is a lot argumentation and justification for his viewpoints in these chapters than anywhere else in the book Considering how deeply he apparently feels about these themes and in deference to the valuable data he presents I can forgive a little soapboxing Overall a very good examination of the history growth present and future o