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Historical fiction for young readers (grades 4-8)

an introduction
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Historical fiction -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography, History -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography, Children"s literature -- Bibliography, Young adult literature -- Bibliography, Children"s libraries -- Book lists, Middle school libraries -- Book lists, Junior high school libraries -- Book lists, Readers" advisory services -- United S
StatementJohn T. Gillespie.
GenreBibliography., Book lists.
SeriesChildren"s and young adult literature reference
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LC ClassificationsZ1037 .G497 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL17008258M
ISBN 139781591586210
LC Control Number2008031343

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After discussion of various aspects of the genre (its importance, history, criteria for evaluation, and methods of presentation), the author takes an in-depth look at 80 of the best historical fiction novels published for this age group in the last 10 to 15 years.5/5(1). Historical Fiction for Young Readers (Grades ): An Introduction (Children's and Young Adult Literature Reference) by John T.

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