What Do Children and Young Adults Read Next?, 1st Edition

  • Betty Carter
  • Pam Spencer Holley
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  • ISBN-10: 1414490410
  • ISBN-13: 9781414490410
  • DDC: 028.55
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 668 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released May 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Now published in a combined edition, What Do Children Read Next?/What Do Young Adults Read Next? is a comprehensive readers advisory for children's and young adult literatures. By identifying similarities in various books, this selection guide helps readers independently choose titles of interest published in the last year. This 4th volume features approximately 2,200 entries listing everything young readers, librarians and teachers need to know to make reading selections.

Features and Benefits

  • Each entry describes a separate book, listing everything readers need to know to help them make better reading selections.
  • Arranged by author within genre sections.
  • Detailed entries provide: Title, Publisher and publication date, Series, Review citations, Brief plot summary, Selected other books by the author, Similar books by different authors and Author, title, series, time period, geographic, character name, award, and genre/sub-genre indexes are included to facilitate research.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414490399 | ISBN-13: 9781414490397


"Both titles [What Do Children Read Next? and What Do Young Adults Read Next?] are essential purchases to aid in collection development/management and as a juvenile reader's advisor for larger children's literature collections." -- CHOICE (October 1994)

— Choice

Table of Contents

Highlights in Children's Literature: 2009 to 2011.
Children’s Fiction.
Books, Reading and Publishing: 2009 to 2011.
Young Adult Fiction.
Series Index.
Award Index.
Time Period Index.
Geographic Index.
Subject Index.
Character Name Index.
Character Description Index.
Author Index.
Illustrator Index.
Title Index.