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== Nonfiction ==
 
== Nonfiction ==

Revision as of 21:41, 30 September 2006

Contents

Fiction

  • How to do an informal booktalk

Nonfiction

  • Three non-fiction Readers' Advisory resources ("Sure bet narrative nonfiction writers", " Narrative nonfiction genre appeal factors" and " Regional Mysteries Bibliography") at the ALA-RUSA Reader's Advisory Committee page.

Poetry

Young Adult/Teen Booklists



  • Wiki for http://booktalk.pbwiki.com -- password: booktalk. It's easy. Help get this wiki skyrocketing with good read suggestions.

Lists of Books

Recommendations by Nancy Pearl (the queen of readers' advisory):

Books by readers' advisory expert Joyce Saricks:

Guide to Genre Fiction

New just for YA:

Librarians' Personal Lists of Best Books

Overlooked Books that People Might Like

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