ERIC Number: EJ622815
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Let It Be Hope.
Randle, Kristen Downey
English Journal, v90 n4 p125-30 Mar 2001
Argues against using literature with high school students that is relentlessly dark, depressing, and self absorbed, which English instructors often find Deeply Significant, and which many students find repulsive. Argues that what many young readers want now is a literature of hope. Recommends 20 such books. Offers brief descriptions of 10 new or overlooked young adult books. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: And Language for All.