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ERIC Number: ED224878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Pages: 386
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Books for Adult New Readers. A Bibliography Developed by Project: LEARN. Revised Edition.
O'Brien, Roberta Luther, Comp.
This annotated bibliography contains descriptions of instructional and supplemental reading materials that are recommended for English-speaking adults readinq at the seventh grade level or below. Covered in the first section are instructional materials dealing with the following topics: reading and writing; mathematics; science; homemaking and consumerism; health, safety, and well-being; jobs; life in the United States; and other times and places. Descriptions are also provided of leisure reading selections on a variety of topics, including stories of today; mystery, adventure, and romance; science fiction, the supernatural, and the unexplained; hobbies, sports, and entertainment; famous people and fantastic facts; and poetry, plays, and periodicals. Also mentioned are selections for use by reading tutors. Addresses of publishers, comments on series and a series index, and a title index are included. Appended to the bibliography are lists of recommended collections and suggested readings. (MN)
Project: LEARN, 2238 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: George Gund Foundation, Cleveland, OH.
Authoring Institution: Project LEARN, Cleveland, OH.
Identifiers: Adventure Stories; Mysteries (Literature); Project LEARN; Sports Stories