Book bait; detailed notes on adult books popular with young people.

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Author / Creator:Walker, Elinor, editor.
Edition:2d ed.
Imprint:Chicago, American Library Association, 1969.
Description:v, 129 pages 21 cm
Subject:Youth -- Books and reading -- United States.
Young adult literature -- Stories, plots, etc.
Young adults' libraries -- United States -- Book lists.
Junior high school libraries -- United States -- Book lists.
High school libraries -- United States -- Book lists.
Books -- Reviews.
Livres -- Recensions.
High school libraries.
Junior high school libraries.
Young adult literature.
Young adults' libraries.
Youth -- Books and reading.
United States.
Stories, plots, etc.
Format: Print Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:The author presents 100 adult titles suitable for young adult reading. For each title selected she "summarizes the plot. Then she explains the appealing qualities as well as the weaknesses of each book, relating them to their emotional effect on young readers. Finally, she gives pointers for book talks and suggests follow-up titles.
Other form:Online version: Walker, Elinor. Book bait. 2d ed. Chicago, American Library Association, 1969

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