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ERIC Number: EJ587418
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
A Young Person's Guide to the Fictions of "Junk."
Rudd, David
Children's Literature in Education, v30 n2 p119-26 Jun 1999
Offers readers a personal view of "Junk," a controversial novel about the young homeless, by Melvyn Burgess. Analyzes and critiques the book, concluding that the book has a mission to show how misconceived an "initial drug high" is without "wagging its finger" at the reader. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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