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Series Editor's Foreword Preface Acknowledgements Part I: YA RA Suggestions for Success 1. Practice a "YA Attitude" toward Teens A/ Serve Patrons with Commitment and Enthusiasm A/ Cultivate a Non Judgmental Attitude A/ Develop a Respectful Attitude A/ Offer Steady Accessibility A/ Know the Library's YA Books and Materials. A/ Read YA Literature. A/ Remember your Teen Emotions and Experiences A/ Understand Today's Teen Trends A/ Learn how to Understand and Discuss a Book's Appeal A/ Hone your skills with Reader's Advisory Tools 2. Develop Useful Teen Reader's Advisory Practices A/ Read YA Books to Recognize Patron Appeal A/ Create a "Reader's Corner" A/ Market the Collection in YA Area. A/ Booktalk YA Books. A/ Present Independent Programs and Contests A/ Promote Books. Using the Internet A/ Launch and Maintain a Teen Book Discussion Group. A/ Develop a Comprehensive Reader's Advisory Interview. A/ Learn to do Reader's Advisory on the Run. A/ Teach Teens how to Utilize the Catalog and Online RA Tools. 3. Explore the Young Adult Literature Scene A/ Characteristics A/ Trends A/ School Reading Assignments A/ Core Young Adult Authors A/ Teen Authors A/ Most Challenged Young Adult Authors 4. Key Book Honors for YA Literature A/ The Alex Award A/ The Mildred L. Batchelder Award A/ The Margaret Edwards Lifetime Achievement Award A/ The National Book Award A/ The John Newbery Award A/ Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults A/ The Printz Award A/ Teens Top Ten A/ Top Ten Best Books for Young Adults A/ Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers A/ Young Adult Canadian Book Award 5. Recommended YA RA Resources A/ Choosing the Right Resource B/ Indexes B/ Plot Summaries B/ Characteristics of Authors B/ Best and Representative Titles of Authors B/ Point of View B/ Genre B/ Similar Titles B/ Recommended Audience B/ Appeal B/ Indicates Internal or External Journeys A/ Print Resources B/ Teen Genreflecting: A Guide to Reading Interests B/ A Core Collection for Young Adults B/ What Do I Read Next for YA B/ 101 Radical Reads B/ The World's Best Thin Books B/ Best Books for Middle and Junior High Readers B/ Popular Series Reading for Middle School and Teen Readers B/ High/Low Handbook B/ 100 More Popular Young Adult Authors B/ Teen Reading Connections A/ Review Journals B/ VOYA Voice of Youth Advocates B/ School Library Journal B/ YALS Young Adult Library Services B/ Teacher Librarian B/ Horn Book B/ Kirkus B/ ALAN Review B/ Booklist B/ Kliatt B/ Library Media Connection A/ Electronic Resources B/ Novelist B/ YALSA-BK Discussion List B/ Best Books for Young Adults B/ Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers B/ Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults B/ Best of the Best B/ Reading Rants B/ Adbooks Discussion List B/ Genrefluent B/ Favorite Teenage Angst Books A/ Booklists Online B/ Berkeley Public Library B/ Boston Public Library B/ Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh B/ Fresno County Public Library B/ Hennepin County Public Library B/ Kalamazoo Public Library B/ King County Library System B/ Mid-Continent Public Library B/ New York Public Library B/ Pasadena Public Library B/ Plymouth District Library B/ Santa Clara County Public Library B/ Springfield City Library A/ "Readers as Resources" B/ Amazon Online B/ Smart Girl B/ Miss Thang Reads B/ Barnes and Noble Online B/ Y Read B/ Teenreads Part II: The Subject and Genre Booklists: A to Z 6. Adventure A/ Classic Adventure A/ On the Water A/ Pirates/Swashbucklers A/ Runaways A/ Survival A/ Traveling Teens A/ Unexpected Heroes B/ Resources: Additional Titles 7. The Arts A/ Books to Movies A/ Librarians in Movies A/ Music, Song, and Dance A/ Painting and Graffiti A/ Photography and Filmmaking A/ Theatre and Plays A/ Writing 8. Families A/ Absent Parents A/ Abusive/dysfunctional families A/ Adoption A/ Fathers A/ Grandparents A/ Mothers A/ Orphans A/ Parents A/ Siblings A/ Teen Fathers A/ Teen Mothers 9. Fantasy A/ Fantasy Awards A/ Classic Fantasy A/ Dragons A/ Fairies/Trolls/Elves A/ Gaming A/ King Arthur A/ Magic A/ Magical Realism A/ Talking Animals A/ Urban Fantasy A/ Wizards B/ Resources: Additional Titles 10. Format as Content A/ Diary/Journal Novels- Boy Journalist A/ Diary/Journal Novels- Girl Journalist A/ E-mail/Snail Mail Novels A/ Graphic Novels - Fantasy and Science Fiction A/ Graphic Novels- Manga Series A/ Graphic Novels- Superheroes Series A/ Graphic Novels- Too good to miss A/ Mixed Documents A/ Points of View: Multiple, Alternating, Second Person A/ Picture Books Teens Will Like A/ Sort Classics under 200 Pages A/ Short Novels under 150 Pages A/ Short Story Collections A/ Verse Novels B Resources: Additional Titles 11. History: Prehistory to 1899 A/ Historical Fiction Award A/ Prehistoric to 475 AD A/ The Middle Ages / 476 - 1499/ A.D. A/ The Renaissance / 1500-1700/A.D. A/ Pioneer/Frontier Life A/ Colonial America A/ Salem Witch Trials A/ Revolutionary War A/ Pre Civil War A/ Civil War A/ Post Civil War B/ Resources: Additional Titles 12. History: 1900 to Present A/ 1900- WWI A/ Great Depression / Pre WWII A/ Holocaust A/ WWII A/ 1950s / Post WWII A/ 1960s/ Civil Rights Movement A/ 1970s/ Vietnam War A/ 1980s -1990s B/ Resources: Additional Titles 13. Horror A/ Classic Horror A/ Dead Narrators A/ Demons and Possession A/ Ghosts A/ Gruesome A/ Monsters A/ Occult and Supernatural A/ Scary Stories A/ Vampires A/ Werewolves A/ Witches B/ Resources: Additional Titles 14. Love, Sex, and Romance A/ Classic Love, Sex, and Romance A/ Bisexual/ Transgendered/ Questioning Teens A/ Dating/ Crush A/ Dating Violence/Rape A/ First Love A/ Gay Guys A/ Lesbian Girls A/ Unplanned Pregnancy/Abortion B/ Resources: Additional Romance Titles 15. Mental Illness and Physical Disability A/ Alcohol Abuse/Addiction- Parents A/ Alcohol Abuse/Addiction- Teens A/ Anger A/ Autism A/ Body Image/Eating Disorders A/ Drug Abuse/Addiction A/ Female Circumcision A/ Mental Illness A/ Physical Disabilities A/ Physical Illness- AIDS A/ Physical Illness- Cancer A/ Physical Illness- Miscellaneous 16. Multicultural A/ Multicultural Awards A/ Africa as a Setting A/ African American Characters A/ Asia as a Setting A/ Asian American Characters A/ Australia/New Zealand as a Setting A/ Central America/Caribbean/Mexico/South America as a Setting A/ Europe as a Setting A/ Hispanic American Characters A/ Immigrants/Refugees as Characters A/ India as a Setting A/ Native American Characters A/ Southeast Asia as a Setting B/ Resources: Additional Titles 17. Mystery and Suspense A/ Mystery Awards A/ Classic Mystery A/ A Case of Murder A/ Disappearance/Kidnapping A/ Supernatural A/ Suspense A/ Teen Detectives A/ Wrongly Accused B/ Resources: Additional Titles 18. Repeated Plots and Recycled Characters A/ Bible Stories Retold A/ Fairy Tales Retold A/ Greek Mythology A/ Shakespeare Themes- Romeo and Juliet A/ More Shakespeare Themes B/ Resources: Additional Titles 19. Religion and Spirituality A/ Amish A/ Christianity A/ Christmas A/ Eastern Religions A/ Islam A/ Judaism A/ Last Days/ End of the World/ Apocalypse A/ Latter Day Saints / Mormons A/ Negative Portrayals of Clergy / Church A/ Spiritual Seekers / Faith 20. Schools / Teachers A/ Alternative/Boarding Schools A/ Bullying/Harassment- Boys A/ Bullying/Harassment- Girls A/ Peer Pressure/Conformity A/ Prom A/ School Violence A/ Teachers 21. Science Fiction A/ Science Fiction Award A/ Science Fiction Classics A/ Aliens A/ Clones/Genetic Engineering A/ Computers/Internet/Cyberpunk A/ Dystopia A/ Robots/Cyborgs A/ Science Gone Wrong A/ Space Travel A/ Time Travel B/ Resources: Additional Titles 22. Social Issues A/ Abuse A/ Activism/Politics A/ Censorship A/ Crime and Detention A/ Death and Grief A/ Friendship A/ Gangs A/ Homelessness A/ Racism/Prejudice A/ Suicide 23. Sports A/ Baseball / Softball A/ Basketball A/ Boxing and Wrestling A/ Football A/ Girls in Sports A/ Hockey, Skiing, Skating A/ Miscellaneous Sports A/ Running/Track A/ Soccer A/ Swimming B/ Resources: Additional Titles References Author Index Title Index About the Author
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States.
Young adults' libraries -- Book lists.
Young adult literature -- Bibliography.
Libraries and teenagers.