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Outstanding books for the college bound : choices for a generation

Author: Marjorie Lewis; Young Adult Library Services Association.
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 1996.
Series: ALA editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More than 1,000 books are organized into different genres -- the Arts, Biography, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Book for the Time -- with an annotation and year of selection for each. A chronological section offers snapshots in history and shows the evolution of the list over the decades.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Lewis; Young Adult Library Services Association.
ISBN: 0838934560 9780838934562
OCLC Number: 34191683
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xv, 217 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Title: ALA editions.
Responsibility: Young Adult Library Services Association ; Marjorie Lewis, editor.

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Containing lists of recommended books for reading to prepare for college, this book has two sections. Section one divides the books into different genres, with a brief note for each, and section two  Read more...

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"Lewis's catalog of must-read books for young readers reflects a shift in education from standardized lists to increasing vitality and creativity in education."

 
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