TITLE

That was then...this is now

AUTHOR(S)
Nilsen, Alleen Pace
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
School Library Journal;Apr94, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers the young adult realistic problem novel, a genre which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 1993. Contention that authors of books for teenagers are responding to changing interests; Effects of the tell-all talk show, which feature many young adults, on reading habits; Superficial exploration of young people's problems on television; Strong need for well-written books to counterbalance the short shrift people's emotions get in media treatment of problems.
ACCESSION #
9404207503

 

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