Comics & Graphic Novels

The Story of Saiunkoku

Author: Sai Yukino

Publisher: VIZ Media LLC

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Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 162

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Shurei has been falsely accused of cheating on the Imperial Exam by those who don’t want women working as civil servants. Shurei must attend an inquiry to prove her innocence, but her opponents are plotting to make sure she never arrives at the palace. -- VIZ Media
Language Arts & Disciplines

Young Adult Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 2nd Edition

Author: Rosemary Chance

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 204

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Utilizing a genre approach, this overview of young adult literature shows new librarians and library science students the criteria to use for selecting quality books, including recommended titles. • Provides unbiased, authoritative guidance for finding recommended classic and recent titles by genre • Presents an excellent introduction to the field of young adult literature for undergraduate and graduate students who intend to be public or school librarians, students who are new to the study of young adult literature, or librarians who are new to working with young adults • Includes a new section consisting of fascinating answers from 14 authors explaining their motivations and inspirations for writing for young adult readers • Provides expanded coverage on the popular genres of graphic novels and science fiction books
Language Arts & Disciplines

Young Adult Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 3rd Edition

Author: Rose Brock

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 240

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Taking a genre approach, this overview of young adult literature shows new librarians and library science students the criteria to use for selecting quality books, including recommended titles. • Provides unbiased, authoritative guidance for finding recommended classic and recent titles by genre • Presents an excellent introduction to the field of young adult literature for undergraduate and graduate students who intend to be public or school librarians and for librarians who are new to working with young adults • Focuses on timely topics such as diverse books, LGBTQ+ selections, the role of book formats, and the relevance of librarians serving teen populations • Provides updated information on audio and e-books, accessible books, and graphic novels • Shows how YALSA and AASL standards and competencies can be demonstrated
Language Arts & Disciplines

Mostly Manga: A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime

Author: Elizabeth F.S. Kalen

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 164

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Appropriate for any public library collection, this book provides a comprehensive readers' advisory guide for Japanese manga and anime, Korean manhwa, and Chinese manhua. • Author, title, subject, and genre indexes • An appendix featuring the films of Studio Ghibli • Focuses on series that are easy and cost-effective for libraries to collect • Demystifies a body of literature unfamiliar to many librarians