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

  • Cathi Dunn MacRae
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  • ISBN-10: 0805782206
  • ISBN-13: 9780805782202
  • DDC: 813
  • Shipping Weight: 1.80 lbs ( .82 kgs)
  • 496 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 1998 | Published



An examination of young adult fantasy fiction, portraying it as a complex genre in great demand by many of the most motivated teenaged readers. Offers clear description of its subgenres, covering the historical roots of each. Includes in-depth critical analysis and interviews with four authors: Terry Brooks, Barbara Hambly, Jane Yolen, and Meredith Ann Pierce.


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


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

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