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The Resource The readers' advisory guide to street literature, Vanessa Irvin Morris ; foreword by Teri Woods

The readers' advisory guide to street literature, Vanessa Irvin Morris ; foreword by Teri Woods

Label
The readers' advisory guide to street literature
Title
The readers' advisory guide to street literature
Statement of responsibility
Vanessa Irvin Morris ; foreword by Teri Woods
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Vanessa Irvin
Dewey number
  • 016.813/609358209732
  • 016.813
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Z1231.U73
  • PS374.U73
LC item number
M67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban fiction, American
  • Urban fiction, American
  • Street life
  • Young adult fiction, American
  • Readers' advisory services
  • Fiction in libraries
Label
The readers' advisory guide to street literature, Vanessa Irvin Morris ; foreword by Teri Woods
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-130) and index
Contents
It's like a movie in my head : street lit and its appeal to readers -- From Moll Flanders to The coldest winter ever : a historical timeline of street lit -- The streets are callin' : the street as a literary motif -- The diversity within street lit : themes and subgenres -- Street-lit readers' advisory : expanding on the patrons' expertise -- Toning it down : teen-friendly street lit -- Who put this book on the shelf? : collection strategies for street lit -- Characters outside the cover : how librarians, authors, and readers read street lit -- Hustlin' street lit : pushin' books and programs -- Epilogue: BEEF : bringin' extreme explanations to the forefont of street lit -- Works cited -- Literature cited -- Street-literature publishers
Control code
ocn704391718
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 138 p.
Isbn
9780838911105
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029685
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The readers' advisory guide to street literature, Vanessa Irvin Morris ; foreword by Teri Woods
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-130) and index
Contents
It's like a movie in my head : street lit and its appeal to readers -- From Moll Flanders to The coldest winter ever : a historical timeline of street lit -- The streets are callin' : the street as a literary motif -- The diversity within street lit : themes and subgenres -- Street-lit readers' advisory : expanding on the patrons' expertise -- Toning it down : teen-friendly street lit -- Who put this book on the shelf? : collection strategies for street lit -- Characters outside the cover : how librarians, authors, and readers read street lit -- Hustlin' street lit : pushin' books and programs -- Epilogue: BEEF : bringin' extreme explanations to the forefont of street lit -- Works cited -- Literature cited -- Street-literature publishers
Control code
ocn704391718
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 138 p.
Isbn
9780838911105
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029685
Other physical details
ill.

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