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Young Adult Literature and the New Literary Theories

Developing Critical Readers in Middle School (Language and Literacy Series (Teachers College Pr))

by Anna O. Soter

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Teachers College Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: literary criticism,
  • Reading Skills,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • Young adult literature,
  • Study and teaching (Middle sch,
  • General,
  • Elementary,
  • Reading (Middle school),
  • Study and teaching (Middle school)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7947515M
    ISBN 100807738808
    ISBN 109780807738801

      The eight best young adult books – and why grownups should read them, too YA fiction has become a fixture at the top of the bestseller lists. Children’s literature expert Daniel Hahn. English language young adult fiction and children's literature in general have historically shown a lack of books with a main character who is a person of color, LGBT, or the UK 90% of the best-selling YA titles from to featured white, able-bodied, cis-gendered, and heterosexual main characters. The numbers of children's book authors have shown a similar lack of diversity.

    of young adult literature to be S. E. Hinton’s The Outsiders in What separates books like The Outsiders from the books that people in this age range read prior to is that the book is about young adults and written for young adults. Previously books with young adult characters were not really written for that age Size: KB. YALSA's book awards and selected booklists honor the best books for young adults, highlighting the best teen literature published each year. *YALSA has launched the new Teen Book Finder Database, which is a one-stop shop for finding selected lists and award winners.

      Young adult literature, young adult literacy The YA, theoretically speaking Reading continues as readers respond Genre criticism New criticism/formal criticism Psychological criticism Sociological criticism Historical criticism Gender criticism Archetypal/mythological criticism Popular culture and literacy Reader-response criticism. That young adult literature should have “grown up” so far as the issue of literary sophistication is concerned is hardly surprising. Indeed, the crossover success experienced by J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books has motivated a number of accomplished authors that have written for adult audiences to try their hand at writing for teenagers.


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Rowling’s Harry Potter series, contemporary. Young Adult (YA) literature has seen a rise in its appreciation by those who, in the past, might not have given YA literature a second Size: KB. Young Adult Literature CHRIS CROWE, EDITOR THE PROBLEM WITH YA LITERATURE Despite their incredible success, J.

Rowling's Harry Potter books, which, now that Harry is four-teen years old in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire can be comfortably considered YA literature, have had plenty of criticism. The cited faults of the Pot.

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n Enhance our ability to read, write, and respond to young adult texts both as literary works and cultural artifacts. New Adult fiction is the hot new category in books Deirdre Donahue, USA TODAY New Adult authors include Jamie McGuire%2C %2C Molly McAdams%2C and Tammara Webber. Young-adult literature typically centers on teenagers.

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Why We Need NOUGHTS AND CROSSES and Its Upcoming Adaptation. December YA Releases. 8 Great Second Books That You Should Know About. In his article, ‘Young Adult Literature for young adult males’ (The ALAN Review 26(2)), Sam Gill points out that: “Aidan Chambers, author of challenging YA fiction and a critic of children’s literature, maintains that every group needs its own literature (Chambers ).

This article examines three ways to effectively integrate young adult literature into the curriculum: use core texts (usually novels, but also other genres as well) that the entire class read and study together; organize literature study with text sets, allowing students to select from multiple texts to read; and incorporate independent reading into coursework (via Sustained Silent Reading or.

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If you ask a book lover what they read during their young, formative years, the conversation will inevitably turn to how “we didn’t have books like The Hunger Games when I was growing up.” And it’s true: young adult literature as a genre only began to take root in the s and ‘80s, but boy, has it ever gone through a growth spurt since then.

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