ERIC Number: ED350614
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Books for You. A Booklist for Senior High Students. Eleventh Edition. NCTE Bibliography Series.
Wurth, Shirley, Ed.
Intended to help young readers of high school age find the kinds of current books that make them want to read more, this book describes nearly 800 quality fiction and nonfiction titles published between 1988 and 1991 for young adults. The book's annotations are grouped by subject matter in 32 sections keyed to senior high students' interests and school studies, among them adventure and survival, biography and autobiography, careers and jobs, dating and sexual awareness, family relationships, history and geography, mysteries, politics, science and the environment, and sports. The bibliography includes fiction and nonfiction, with titles labeled accordingly. Author, publisher, length of publication, and ISBN numbers are included; and a directory of publishers, and author, subject, and title indexes are attached. (SR)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Adolescents, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Fiction, High School Students, High Schools, Independent Reading, Nonfiction, Reading Interests, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Recreational Reading
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801-1096 (Stock No. 03650-0015; $12.95 members, $16.95 nonmembers).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.
Identifiers: Reading Motivation
Note: Prepared by the Committee on the Senior High School Booklist. For the 10th edition, see ED 298 496.