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Young Adult Literature

Children's Literature Links

Reviews and Resources
Organizations
Multicultural and International
Author and Illustrator Sites
Journals
Newsgroups
Youth Focused Sites
Literature On-Line
Special Interest Sites
Conferences and On-line Courses
Booksellers
Publishers
Teaching Ideas
Awards and Honors
Research Collections
This page contains links to sites specifically devoted to young adult literature and middle / high school age readers.

The web-based YA book studies are a new feature.


The ALAN Review: The Journal of the Adolescent Literature Assembly of the National Council of the Teachers of English
A Young Adult Literature Journal now available on the web. The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents has place three issues a year online since 1994. http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/ALAN/alan-review.html
English Language and Literature
Site created by the Center for the Liberal Arts Site designed to assist English teachers K-12. http://www.virginia.edu/~libarts/english.htm 
Favorite Teenage Angst Books
http://www.grouchy.com/angst/
The Global Book Club A Collaborative Reading Experience for Middle School Students
http://www.ncsu.edu/globalbookclub/home.html 
Michael L. Printz Award 
A new book award given by the American Library Association for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/booklistsawards/printzaward/Printz.cfm
Reading OnLine Webwatch: Focus on Young Adult Literature
http://www.readingonline.org/electronic/yalitww.html
Reading Rants: Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists
http://www.readingrants.org/
Secondary English
http://www.secondaryenglish.com/ 
Virtual YA Index
Index of libraries with young adult web pages. http://yahelp.suffolk.lib.ny.us/virtual.html
Young Adult Literature: Middle & Secondary English Language Arts
Links page created by Inez Ramsey. http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/yalit.htm 
Young Adult Librarian's Help/Homepage
http://yahelp.suffolk.lib.ny.us/
Young Adult Library Services Association -- YALSA
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/yalsa.cfm

Book Studies

These web-based book studies are being created by students at Salisbury State University. Some are already in process (bolded), others are presently serving as links pages.


Historical Fiction


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Modern Fantasy and Science Fiction
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Contemporary Realistic Fiction


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