Discusses teenagers' reading interests and the style, content, organization, and format of nonfiction materials for young adultsBooks selected in the Young Adults Choices project, for example, are freely chosen without any curricular demands or ... Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam; Timothy Ferrisa#39; Spaceshots; Don Lawsona#39;s Album of the Vietnam War, ... for pleasure reading.23 Several popular informational books from our study appeared to complement the curriculum, but ... In Texas, the social studies curriculum covers American history in the eighth grade, but that coverage stops with the Civil War, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Nonfiction for Young Adults|
|Author||:||Betty Carter, Richard F. Abrahamson|
|Publisher||:||Phoenix [Ariz.] : Oryx Press - 1990|