ERIC Number: ED189621
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Children's Books--1979. A List of Books for Preschool Through Junior High School Age.
Haviland, Virginia, Comp.
This annotated bibliography is the sixteenth in a series of annual guides to current children's books. The 266 titles have been chosen as the best of about 2,000 children's books published in 1979, and are listed to help public and school librarians find useful and enjoyable works for children of preschool through junior high school ages. The titles are arranged by age group and subject matter: picture and picture-story books; first readings; stories for the middle group; fiction for older readers; folklore; poetry, rhymes, and songs; arts and hobbies; biography; history, people, and places; nature and science; and psychology and sociology. (RL)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 ($1,25).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.