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Serving Boys Through Readers' Advisory

Sullivan, Michael, 1967 August 30- (Paperback - 2010 )
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Provides a readers' advisory guide that focuses on boy-friendly categories of genre fiction and nonfiction, and includes information on how to conduct a readers' advisory interview.

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Sullivan (Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science), a librarian, storyteller, program director, and author of other guides on books for boys, provides a readers' advisory guide that focuses on boy-friendly categories of nonfiction and genre fiction. He outlines differences between boy and girl readers, types of literature that appeal to boys, how to conduct a readers' advisory interview, and booktalks for boys of all ages, and provides book lists for many titles of nonfiction, humor, fantasy, science fiction, gothic horror, action, adventure, mystery, sports, picture books, comics, graphic novels, and historical and realistic fiction. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Authors: Sullivan, Michael, 1967 August 30-
Statement of Responsibility: Michael Sullivan
Title: Serving boys through readers' advisory
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2010
Characteristics: viii, 152 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Why boys are different
What is boys' lit?
The readers' advisory interview
Special circumstances
Booktalking for boys
Booktalks for elementary school boys
Booktalks for middle school boys
Booktalks for high school boys
Indirect readers' advisory
Book lists for boys : nonfiction
Book lists for boys : humor
Book lists for boys : fantasy
Book lists for boys : science fiction
Book lists for boys : gothic horror
Book lists for boys : action, adventure, and mystery
Book lists for boys : visual storytelling
Book lists for boys : historical fiction
Book lists for boys : realistic fiction
Classic retellings
Great authors for boys
Read-alikes
If your first thought is
Subject Headings: Readers' advisory services United States Reading Sex differences United States Teenage boys Books and reading United States Boys Books and reading United States
Topical Term: Readers' advisory services
Reading
Teenage boys
Boys
LCCN: 2009026841
ISBN: 083891022X
9780838910221
Branch Call Number: 028.55 S
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