Livingston Lord Library
Curriculum Materials Center

Selected Bibliographies and Other Reference Sources
for Secondary English Teachers
Located at Livingston Lord Library,
Minnesota State University Moorhead
Bibliographies of Young Adult Literature Adolescence

The Best Years of Their Lives: A Resource Guide for Teenagers in Crisis. ALA, 1996. Curric. Ref. 016.30523 Z96b 1996

Growing Up is Hard to Do: A Collection of Booklist Columns. ALA, 1994. Curric. Ref. 011.625 G884

Survival Themes in Fiction for Children and Young People. Scarecrow, 1993. Curric. Ref. 011.62 W683s


Best Books

Best Books for Junior High Readers. Bowker, 1991. Curric. Ref. 011.62 B561

Best Books for Senior High Readers. Bowker, 1991. Curric. Ref. 011.62 G478b

Best Books for Young Adult Readers. Bowker, 1997. Curric. Ref. 011.62 C167b

Books for You: An Annotated List from 1994-96 for Senior High Students. NCTE, 1997. Curric. Ref. 028.9 B724 1997

Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults: An Annotated Bibliography. Bowker, 1995. Curric. Ref. 016.80883 L989f 1995

Genre Favorites for Young Adults: A Collection of Booklist Columns. ALA, 1993. Curric. Ref. 011.62 G335

Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog. Wilson, 1995. Curric. Ref. 028.52 M627 1995

More Teens' Favorite Books: Young Adults' Choices, 1993-1995. IRA, 1996. Curric. Ref. 028.5 M835 1993-95

Outstanding Books for Children and Young People: The LA Guide to Carnegie/Greenaway Winners, 1937-1997. Library Association, 1998. Curric. Ref. 016.0285 B255o

Outstanding Books for the College Bound: Choices for a Generation. ALA, 1996. Curric. Ref. 011.62 O94

Senior High School Library Catalog. Wilson, 1997. Curric. Ref. 017 S477 1997

Teen Genreflecting. Libraries Unlimited, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.813 H531t

What Do Young Adults Read Next?: A Reader's Guide to Fiction for Young Adults. Gale, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.813008 S745w vol. 2

The Young Adult Reader's Adviser. Bowker, 1992. Curric. Ref. 011.62 Y68

Your Reading: An Annotated Booklist for Middle School and Junior High. NCTE, 1996. Curric. Ref. 011.62 Y81 1995-96


Censored/Challenged Books

Hit List: Frequently Challenged Books for Young Adults. ALA, 1996. Curric. Ref. 098 H674

English as a Second Language

Building an ESL Collection for Young Adults: A Bibliography of Recommended Fiction and Nonfiction for Schools and Public Libraries. Greenwood Press, 1998. Curric. Ref. 016.4282 M121b

Folklore/Myths

Mythology for Young People: A Reference Guide. Garland, 1985. Curric. Ref. 016.2911 K79m

Myths and Hero Tales: A Cross-Cultural Guide to Literature for Children and Young Adults. Greenwood Press, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.3982 H474m

The Storyteller's Sourcebook: A Subject, Title, and Motif Index to Folklore Collections for Children. Neal-Schuman, 1982. Curric. Ref. 016.3982 M135s

High Interest-Low Vocabulary Books

High Interest Easy Reading: An Annotated Booklist for Middle and Senior High School. NCTE, 1996. Curric. Ref. 016 N277h 1996

Light 'n Lively Reads for ESL, Adult, and Teen Readers: A Thematic Bibliography. Libraries Unlimited, 1996. Curric. Ref. 016.4286 R822L

Multicultural

American Indian Reference Books for Children and Young Adults. Libraries Unlimited, 1991. Curric. Ref. 016.973 K96a

The Best of the Latino Heritage: A Guide to the Best Juvenile Books about Latino People and Cultures. Scarecrow, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.98 S371b

Books by African-American Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults. ALA, 1991. Curric. Ref. 016.8108 W717b

Cultures Outside the United States in Fiction: A Guide to 2,875 Books for Librarians and Teachers, K-9. McFarland, 1994. Curric. Ref. 016.80883 A551c

Latina and Latino Voices in Literature for Children and Teenagers. Heinemann, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.8109 D273L

A Latino Heritage, Series V: A Guide to Juvenile Books about Latino People and Cultures. Scarecrow, 1995. Curric. Ref. 016.972 S371L

Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults, Vol. 2, 1991-1996: A Selected Listing of Books by and about People of Color. University of Wisconsin, 1997. Curric. Ref. 306.1 K94m 1997

Our Family, Our Friends, Our World: An Annotated Guide to Significant Multicultural Books for Children and Teenagers. Bowker, 1992. Curric. Ref. 011.62 M652o

Strong Souls Singing: African American Books for Our Daughters and Our Sisters. Norton, 1998. Curric. Ref. 016.97304 S923

This Land Is Our Land: A Guide to Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults. Greenwood Press, 1994. Curric. Ref. 016.8108 H475t

Young Adult Fiction by African American Writers, 1968-1993: A Critical and Annotated Guide. Garland, 1996. Curric. Ref. 813 K97y

Picture Books

ABC Books and Activities: From PreSchool to High School. Scarecrow, 1996. Curric. Ref. 372.4 C776a

Picture This: Picture Books for Young Adults: A Curriculum-Related Annotated Bibliography. Greenwood Press, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.0285 M445p

Using Picture Storybooks to Teach Literary Devices: Recommended Books for Children and Young Adults. Oryx, 1989. Curric. Ref. 016.0883 H179u

Worth a Thousand Words: An Annotated Guide to Picture Books for Older Readers. Libraries Unlimited, 1996. Curric. Ref. 011.62 A521w

Plays

Plays for Children and Young Adults: An Evaluative Index and Guide. Garland, 1991. Curric. Ref. 016.812 K18p

Poetry

Index to Poetry for Children and Young People, 1988-1992: A Title, Subject, Author, and First Line Index to Poetry in Collections for Children and Young People. Wilson, 1994. Curric. Ref. 808.81 B848i 1994

Poetry Anthologies for Children and Young People. ALA, 1985. Curric. Ref. 011 P745

Science

Best Science and Technology Reference Books for Young People. Oryx, 1991. Curric. Ref. 016.5 M251b

Social Studies

America as Story: Historical Fiction for Middle and Secondary Schools. ALA, 1997. Curric. Ref. 016.813 C674a

American History for Children and Young Adults: An Annotated Bibliographic Index. Libraries Unlimited, 1990. Curric. Ref. 016.973 V262a

Literature Connections to World History, 7-12: Resources to Enhance and Entice. Libraries Unlimited, 1998. Curric. Ref. 016.809 A221L

Recreating the Past: A Guide to American and World Historical Fiction for Children and Young Adults. Greenwood Press, 1994. Curric. Ref. 016.80883 A221re

World History for Children and Young Adults: An Annotated Bibliographic Index. Libraries Unlimited, 1992. Curric. Ref. 909 V262w


Special Needs/Disabilities

Portraying Persons with Disabilities: An Annotated Bibliography of Fiction for Children and Teenagers. Bowker, 1992. Curric. Ref. 011.62 R649p

Portraying Persons with Disabilities: An Annotated Bibliography of Nonfiction for Children and Teenagers. Bowker, 1992. Curric. Ref. 011.62 F899p

Book Talks

Juniorplots 4: A Book Talk Guide for Use with Readers, Ages 12-16. Bowker, 1993. Curric. Ref. 028.1 G478j 1993

The New Booktalker. Libraries Unlimited, 1992-. Curric. Ref. 021.7 N532

Seniorplots: A Book Talk Guide for Use with Readers, Ages 15-18. Bowker, 1989. Curric. Ref. 028.1 G478s 1989

Criticism

Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. Beacham, 1989-. Curric. Ref. 028.1 B365

Index to Literary Criticism for Young Adults. Scarecrow, 1988. Curric. Ref. 016.809 S555i

Curriculum Resources

Brown's Directory of Instructional Programs (7-12): Language Arts. Infinity Impressions, 1991-. Curric. Ref. 428 B885

English/Language Arts Curriculum Resource Handbook: A Practical Guide for K-12 English/Language Arts Curriculum. Kraus, 1992. Curric. Ref. 428 E58

Literary Encyclopedias/Dictionaries

A Dictionary of Mythical Places. Walck, 1975. Curric. Ref. 398.2 P175d

A Companion to World Mythology. Delacorte, 1980. Curric. Ref. 291.2 B234c

Norse Mythology A to Z: A Young Reader's Companion. Facts on File, 1991. Curric. Ref. 293 D153n

The Young Reader's Companion. Bowker, 1993. Curric. Ref. 809 C319y

Multimedia

CD-ROMS for Kids: Booklist's Best Bets. ALA, 1997. Curric. Ref. 025.3 C386

From Page to Screen: Children's and Young Adult Books on Film and Video. Gale, 1992. Curric. Ref. 016.79143 M913f

Only the Best: The Annual Guide to Highest-Rated Education Software and Multimedia, 1997. Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1997. Curric. Ref. 371.334 N411o 1997

Magazines

Magazines for Kids and Teens. IRA, 1997. Curric. Ref. 015.71034 M189 1997

Web Sites

The Internet Resource Directory for K-12 Teachers and Librarians. Libraries Unlimited, 1998. Curric. Ref. 371.3 M647i 1998-99

Virtual Field Trips. Libraries Unlimited, 1997. Curric. Ref. 025.06 C776v

Compiled by Carol H. Sibley, Curriculum Librarian, Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, Minnesota, 9/99.