ERIC Number: ED264582
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Books for You: A Booklist for Senior High Students. New Edition.
Gallo, Donald R., Ed.
The books listed in this annotated bibliography, selected to provide pleasurable reading for high school students, are arranged alphabetically by author under 49 main categories, including the following: (1) adventure and survival; (2) animals and pets; (3) archaeology and anthropology; (4) art and architecture; (5) biography and autobiography; (6) careers and jobs; (7) cars, motorcycles, and racing; (8) old and modern classics; (9) computers and microprocessors; (10) death and suicide; (11) drama and theater; (12) drugs and alcohol; (13) easy reading; (14) education, language, and self-improvement; (15) essays; (16) ethnic experiences; (17) family conflicts; (18) fantasy; (19) physical and emotional handicaps; (20) health and physical fitness; (21) historical fiction; (22) history; (23) hobbies and crafts; (24) holocaust; (25) horror, witchcraft, and the occult; (26) human rights; (27) humor and satire; (28) poetry; (29) recreation; (30) science; (31) sexuality; (32) social situations; (33) sociology; (34) sports; (35) war; and (36) women. A directory of publishers and indexes of authors and titles conclude the book. (EL)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Adolescents, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Fiction, High Schools, Independent Reading, Nonfiction, Reading Interests, Reading Materials, Recreational Reading
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL. 61801 (Stock No. 03634, $6.25 member, $8.00 nonmember; prepaid order, only).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.
Note: Prepared by the Committee on the Senior High School Booklist of the National Council of Teachers of English.