ERIC Number: ED226377
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
The ALAN Review. Vol. 10, No. 1.
Ellis, W. Geiger, Ed.
The ALAN Review, v10 n1 Win 1983
Young adult literature is the subject of this journal. The first article, "The Executioner Sings" (Jay Bennett), relates how and why its author writes. The next article, "Cinderella and the Pigman" (Lucy E. Waddey), explains why kids read the works of Judy Blume and Paul Zindel. "An interview with Keven Major" (Mike Angelotti) is the next selection. The fourth article, "Beyond Books: Media for the Classroom" (Dan Ward), describes several works of literature available in tape and film versions. The journal's final article, "Historical Fiction and Historical Interpretation" (Joel Taxel), points out the educational value of several historical novels. (JL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Assembly in Literature for Adolescents, Athens, GA.
Identifiers: Bennett (Jay); Blume (Judy); Major (Kevin); Zindel (Paul)