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Author: Catherine Barr; John Thomas Gillespie
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2009.
Series: Children's and young adult literature reference series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This thematic work is a state-of-the-art reading guide and selection tool for fiction and nonfiction teen reading material, enabling you to thoroughly evaluate your literature collection and create theme-based and genre-oriented reading lists for curriculum-related and recreational reading. Entries cover more than 12,000 titles in print as of the end of October 2008, most of which have been recommended in at least  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Barr; John Thomas Gillespie
ISBN: 9781591585763 1591585767
OCLC Number: 229020797
Notes: Gillespie's name appears first on the earlier edition.
Description: xix, 1075 p. ; 27 cm.
Contents: Major subjects arranged alphabetically --
Literary forms --
Literary history and criticism --
Language and communication --
Biography, memoirs, etc. --
The arts and entertainment --
History and geography --
Philosophy and religion --
Society and the individual --
Guidance and personal development --
Physical and applied sciences --
Recreation and sports --
Author index --
Title index --
Subject index.
Series Title: Children's and young adult literature reference series.
Responsibility: Catherine Barr and John T. Gillespie.

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