Tantalizing Tidbits for Teens 2: More Quick Booktalks for the Busy High School Library Media Specialist, 2nd Edition

  • Ruth E. Cox
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  • ISBN-10: 1586833731
  • ISBN-13: 9781586833732
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 152 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Just what you asked for - more booktalks for teens! Volume II has more engaging, motivating, and meaningful titles and activities to share with your students. Impact literacy in your school by inspiring even the most reluctant students to pick up books and read. These booktalks pique high school students' interest in books! They encourage students to get lost in a mystery, find themselves in a character, or discover new worlds.This popular book includes curriculum-related activities for educators to pick up and use right away to meet national standards and raise students' test scores. Find age-appropriate titles on the American Library Association (ALA) and International Reading Association (IRA) recommended reading lists for your students. This book is a professional booktalking and collection development tool for the busy high school library media specialist. It saves librarians' time when preparing booktalks to support the curriculum, as well as encouraging struggling students to curl up with a good book. Inspire reluctant readers in the difficult teen years with these targeted books and booktalks. Get your students reading and watch test scores rise.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
About the Author.
1: Annual Recommended Reading Lists.
2: The Michael L. Printz Award.
3: Booktalking Techniques.
4: Booktalks.
5: Adlington, L.J., The Diary of Pelly D.
6: Aidinoff, Elsie V., The Garden.
7: Bell, Hilari, Fall of a Kingdom.
8: Bennett, Holly, The Bonemender.
9: Bennett, James, Faith Wish.
10: Black, Holly, Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale.
11: Black, Holly, Valiant: A Modern Tale of Faerie.
12: Blackman, Malorie, Naughts & Crosses.
13: Block, Francesca Lia, Wasteland.
14: Bowler, Tim, Apocalypse.
15: Brashares, Ann, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
16: Bray, Libba, A Great and Terrible Beauty.
17: Brooks, Bruce, Dolores: Seven Stories About Her.
18: Brooks, Kevin, Candy.
19: Brooks, Kevin, Lucas: A Story of Love and Hate.
20: Brooks, Kevin, The Road of the Dead.
21: Brooks, Martha, True Confessions of a Heartless Girl.
22: Burnham, Niki, Sticky Fingers.
23: Charlton-Trujillo, e.E., Feels Like Home.
24: Chotjewitz, David, Daniel Half Human and the Good Nazi.
25: Cirrone, Dorian, Dancing in Red Shoes Will Kill You.
26: Cohn, Rachel, Pop Princess.
27: Constable, Kate, The Singer of All Songs.
28: Corrigan, Eireann, Splintering.
29: Coy, John, Crackback.
30: Crutcher, Chris, Whale Talk.
31: Dines, Carol, The Queen's Soprano.
32: Doyle, Malachy, Georgie.
33: Draper, Sharon M., Copper Sun.
34: Fiedler, Lisa, Romeo's Ex: Rosaline's Story.
35: Flinn, Alex, Diva.
36: Flinn, Alex, Fade to Black.
37: Frank, E.R., America.
38: Fredericks, Mariah, Crunch Time.
39: Gantos, Jack, The Love Curse of the Rumbaughs.
40: Garden, Nancy, Endgame.
41: Geras, Adele, Ithaka.
42: Giles, Gail, Dead Girls Don't Write Letters.
43: Giles, Gail, Playing in Traffic.
44: Green, John, Looking for Alaska.
45: Hartinger, Brent, The Last Chance Texaco.
46: Hartinger, Brent, The Order of the Poison Oak.
47: Hautman, Pete, Invisible.
48: Hearn, Julie, The Minister's Daughter.
49: Hoffman, Alice, Green Angel.
50: Hoffman, Alice, Incantation.
51: Hooper, Mary, Amy.
52: Hopkins, Ellen, Burned.
53: Jones, Patrick, Nailed.
54: Kennen, Ally, Beast.
55: Klass, David, Firestorm.
56: Klause, Annette Curtis, Freaks: Alive on the Inside!.
57: Lawrence, Michael, A Crack in the Line.
58: Lester, Julius, Time's Memory.
59: Mac, Carrie, The Beckoners.
60: Meyer, Stephenie, Twilight.
61: Morgenroth, Kate, Jude.
62: Myracle, Lauren, Rhymes with Witches.
63: Oates, Joyce Carol, Freaky Green Eyes.
64: Pearson, Mary E., A Room on Lorelei Street.
65: Rapp, Adam, 33 Snowfish.
66: Reisz, Kristopher, Tripping to Somewhere.
67: Roth, Matthue, Never Mind the Goldbergs.
68: Schreiber, Ellen, Vampire Kisses.
69: Shaw, Tucker, Flavor of the Week.
70: Sleator, William, The Last Universe.
71: Stratton, Allan, Chanda's Secrets.
72: Trueman, Terry, Cruise Control.
73: van Diepen, Allison, Street Pharm.
74: Vande Velde, Vivian. The Book of Mordred.
75: Whitcomb, Laura, A Certain Slant of Light.
76: Wittlinger, Ellen, Blind Faith.
77: Zeises, Lara M., Anyone But You.
78: Zeises, Lara M., Bringing Up the Bones.
79: Zusak, Markus, Getting the Girl.
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