ERIC Number: ED074524
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Reference Count: 0
High Interest--Easy Reading for Junior and Senior High School Reluctant Readers.
Emery, Raymond C.; Houshower, Margaret B.
Over 350 books chosen to meet the needs of the reluctant reader in junior and senior high school are grouped under 10 topical headings: Adventure, Animals, Biography, Family Life, Folk Tales, Informational, People, People with Foreign Setting, Vocational, and Poetry. Brief annotations and approximate reading and interest levels by grade are given for each book. A sample reading interest inventory, a bibliography of sources consulted for this study, suggestions for dealing with reluctant readers, and lists of reading improvement materials and book clubs for teenagers are also included. (This document previously announced as ED 029 027.) (LH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, English Instruction, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, High School Students, Independent Reading, Literature, Reading, Reading Development, Reading Difficulties, Reading Difficulty, Reading Interests, Reading Level, Reading Materials, Recreational Reading, Supplementary Reading Materials
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Road, Urbana, Ill. 61801 (Stock No. 43009, $0.95 non-member, $0.85 member)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.