ERIC Number: EJ577021
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Potpourri (The Publisher's Connection).
Weiss, M. Jerry, Ed.
ALAN Review, v26 n1 p40-41 Fall 1998
Discusses the surprising book choices made by one group of middle school students. Observes that some young adult literature addresses difficult issues about growing up and about society. Argues that an important aspect of growing into and through reading is the development of independence by the reader in finding books that are personally meaningful. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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