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Now read this : a guide to mainstream fiction, 1978-1998

Author: Nancy Pearl; Martha Knappe; Chris Higashi
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an annotated listing of 1,000 acclaimed or award-winning novels, each with a plot summary, indication of suitability for a discussion group, list of subject headings, and recommendations for similar titles.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Bibliography
Stories, plots, etc. Indexes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pearl, Nancy.
Now read this.
Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1999
(DLC) 99015280
(OCoLC)41156322
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Pearl; Martha Knappe; Chris Higashi
ISBN: 0585175519 9780585175515
OCLC Number: 44960713
Notes: Annotated list of 1000 books categorized by setting, story, characterization, or language.
Includes indexes.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 432 pages)
Contents: Setting --
Story --
Characters --
Language --
Book Awards.
Responsibility: Nancy Pearl, with the assistance of Martha Knappe and Chris Higashi ; foreword by Joyce S. Saricks.

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A guide to mainstream fiction, covering 1000 novels published between 1978 and 1998. For each book there is a plot summary, indications on whether it is suitable for book discussion groups, and  Read more...

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?Whether a student is looking for fiction with well developed characters or beautiful language, Pearl's guide will point the reader in the right direction.?-Curriculum Administrator

 
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