Young Adult Authors Series: Presenting Young Adult Science Fiction, 1st Edition

  • Suzanne Elizabeth Reid
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  • ISBN-10: 080571653X
  • ISBN-13: 9780805716535
  • DDC: 813
  • Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs ( .50 kgs)
  • 256 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 1999 | Published

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Overview

This introduction to science fiction for young adults explores the lives and works of eight major figures of particular interest to teenage readers such as Doug Hill, O. S. Card, Douglas Adams, and Octavia Butler, looking at themes such as feminist science fiction, the "cyberpunk" vogue, and humor.

Reviews

"Twayne is to be commended for this excellent series, an important contribution to YA literature." -- VOYA

— VOYA

"These will undoubtedly be widely used in most secondary schools." -- School Library Journal

— School Library Journal