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ERIC Number: EJ650240
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0882-2840
Popular Postmodernism for Young Adult Readers: "Walk Two Moons,""Holes," and "Monster."
Yearwood, Stephenie
ALAN Review, v29 n3 p50-53 Spr-Sum 2002
Examines arguments as to whether, how, and to what extent children's and adolescent literature is becoming postmodern. Suggests young adult literature has fully embraced the postmodern mode. Discusses three young adult novels that use postmodernist ideas and techniques: Sharon Creech's "Walk Two Moons," Louis Sachar's "Holes," and Walter Dean Myers'"Monster." (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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