Right Book, Right Time 500 Great Reads for Teenagers by Agnes Nieuwenhuizen
  

Synopsis

Right Book, Right Time 500 Great Reads for Teenagers by Agnes Nieuwenhuizen

Compiled by a respected expert on children's literature, this book answers the question 'what's the right book for him, her or me?' with as many imaginative and practical answers as possible. An indispensable guide for parents, grandparents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and teenagers themselves. Right Book, Right Time contains 12 thematic sections such as 'Life, Love and Loss' and 'Extreme and Edgy', which each include 20 in-depth book reviews. There are also 6 mini essays by other experts on topics including 'pink books', graphic novels and stories in verse, and numerous 'boxed' extras, like 'other books by this author', '5 other books you might like if you liked this,' and 'authors' favourites'. Right Book, Right Time offers a wide range of choices to suit every mood and moment, and satisfy every kind of teenage reader, whatever their tastes and interests.

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If you are looking for a way to keep momentum of the National Year of Reading going into next year, this book could provide loads of ideas and inspiration. School Librarian

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Australia's most respected expert on children's and young adult's literature.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
368 pages
Interest Age: From 13 To 16

Author

Agnes Nieuwenhuizen
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Publisher

Allen & Unwin Children's Books an imprint of Allen & Unwin

Publication date

1st September 2007

ISBN

9781741148831


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