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Presenting Robert Lipsyte

Author: Michael Cart
Publisher: New York : Twayne Publishers ; London : Prentice Hall International, ©1995.
Series: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 649.; Twayne's United States authors series., Young adult authors.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1967 the celebrated sportswriter Robert Lipsyte published The Contender, a novel that almost singlehandedly transformed the superficial, idealistic fare known as teenage fiction into the serious, realistic genre of young adult literature. In The Contender and other young adult novels - among them One Fat Summer, Jock and Jill, The Chemo Kid, and The Brave - Lipsyte explores with palpable authenticity such issues
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Cart, Michael.
Presenting Robert Lipsyte.
New York : Twayne Publishers ; London : Prentice Hall International, ©1995
(OCoLC)607859354
Online version:
Cart, Michael.
Presenting Robert Lipsyte.
New York : Twayne Publishers ; London : Prentice Hall International, ©1995
(OCoLC)624386844
Named Person: Robert Lipsyte; Robert Lipsyte; Robert Lipsyte; Robert Lipsyte
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Cart
ISBN: 0805741518 9780805741513
OCLC Number: 31756270
Description: xiii, 163 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 649.; Twayne's United States authors series., Young adult authors.
Other Titles: Robert Lipsyte
Responsibility: Michael Cart.

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In 1967 the celebrated sportswriter Robert Lipsyte published The Contender, a novel that almost singlehandedly transformed the superficial, idealistic fare known as teenage fiction into the serious, realistic genre of young adult literature. In The Contender and other young adult novels - among them One Fat Summer, Jock and Jill, The Chemo Kid, and The Brave - Lipsyte explores with palpable authenticity such issues as social consciousness, self-transformation, and male.

Identity. With Presenting Robert Lipsyte, Michael Cart contributes the first study devoted to the writer and his work, a thoughtful examination informed not only by personal interviews with Lipsyte but by Cart's own extensive knowledge of young adult literature. Beautifully written and filled with aptly chosen quotations by and about the writer, Presenting Robert Lipsyte will be applauded by teachers and librarians and embraced by students from secondary through graduate.

School. Included are a preface, a chronology, notes and references, a selected bibliography, an appendix listing Lipsyte's awards and honors, and an index.

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