Historical Fiction for Teens

A Genre Guide

Rabey, Melissa

Book - 2011
Historical Fiction for Teens

This book offers a thorough exploration of historical fiction for young adults, examining popular and compelling books that illuminate the past and define the struggles faced by young people in those times.

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Of use to librarians and other educators, this text supplies short summaries of hundreds of young adult historical fiction novels. Librarian Rabey has organized the entries in alphabetical order by author name and also by what period and country or area the novel is set. Symbols alert users to recommended age groups, and to which books are good options for class or group discussions. A general history of young adult fiction and historical fiction in general is provided along with several suggestions for the text's use in the classroom. Libraries Unlimited is an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Offers readers' advisory information for young adult historical fiction, providing short summaries for hundreds of titles and suggestions for which books are good options for class and group discussions.

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, ©2011
ISBN: 1591588138
Characteristics: xv, 324 pages ; 27 cm.


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