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Young people"s reading at the end of the century

Young people"s reading at the end of the century

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Published by Roehampton Institute in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children -- England -- Books and reading -- Research.,
  • Children"s literature -- England -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChildren"s Literature ResearchCentre, Roehampton Institute.
    ContributionsChildren"s Literature Research Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,258p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23129735M
    ISBN 101871954657
    OCLC/WorldCa36529376

    A survey of young people's reading: thinking about fiction and the series was quoted as being the favourite story/fictional book by all three age groups. Young People's Attitudes Towards.   i really loved this book and hope that all parents will let their 10 year old read there are a few curse words,but its still amazing and there isn't really any mature content other than that and some nazis whipping jews.i hope everyone can read this was both amazing and surprising. the end was kinda weird but it was good other than that. the beginning was slow though.4/5.

      The winner of the National Book Award in Nonfiction, Stamped from the Beginning should be required reading for anyone who still believes we are living in Author: Sadie Trombetta. A needle carefully driven through a book’s endpapers reminds us of how the act of reading was embedded in daily life in the 19th century, especially for women, whose leisure time was limited.

    Book – Non-fiction. By Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz. Four hundred years of Native American history from a bottom-up perspective. Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. A final chapter looks at the 21st-century Standing Rock resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline, which underscores that this history is still playing out today. End matter includes a recommended reading list of Native-authored books for children and teens, as well as acknowledgement that the recorded history of native peoples includes the Author: Megan Schliesman.


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