ERIC Number: EJ634637
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
A Decade of Nonfiction: Ten Books with Unique Features.
Bamford, Rosemary A.; Kristo, Janice V.
Journal of Children's Literature, v26 n2 p50-54 Fall 2000
Presents a nonfiction sampler of 10 favorite titles of the 1990s with descriptions of features that make them distinguished examples of the genre. Notes that the comments about the 10 picks focus on several exemplary characteristics of content, access features, and visual information. Concludes that deciding which nonfiction books to share with children becomes more critical than ever. (SG)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Nonfiction, Reading Instruction, Reading Material Selection
Published by the Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English, Evelyn Freeman, Coeditor, School of Teaching and Learning, The Ohio State University, 333 Arps Hall, 1945 N High St. Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Children's Literature at the Millennium.