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Poetry analysis: Dover Beach, by Matthew Arnold - by John Welford - Helium

Matthew Arnolds (1822-88) major contribution to English literature was as a prose writer, but in his early years he wrote a considerable quantity ..., John Welford (Poetry analysis: Dover Beach by Matthew Arnold http://t.co/Ihzm717y...

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List of Girl Power Themed Books and Poems: Picture Books, YA, Adult Lit, and Poetry

List of Girl Power Themed Books and Poems: Picture Books, YA, Adult Lit, and Poetry | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
We have just recently concluded our Girl Power and Women's Wiles bimonthly theme. And as such, we'd like to share a summary of the books we managed to review and those we would still like to recomm...
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American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): CCBC-Net Action Items

American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): CCBC-Net Action Items | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Want to support diversity in kids and YA lit? Read this —> RT @debreese: Action list re diversity in kid/YA lit! http://t.co/zpcR9LSvFC
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Read My Breath Away: Consequences in YA Lit

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RT @ADStarrling: Read My Breath Away: Consequences in YA Lit http://t.co/aY4zzbrjzY via @MsJessR Thought provoking post, thanks Jess!
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Novel Ideas [56]: YA Literature and the Era of Accountability | The ...

Novel Ideas [56]: YA Literature and the Era of Accountability | The ... | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
So it's no surprise that YA literature has taken on this testing culture in recent dystopian trilogies. I'm thinking of three trilogies in particular: Joelle Charbonneau's The Testing trilogy, Marie Lu's Legend trilogy, and Pawn by ...
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'Outsiders' author SE Hinton celebrates e-book releases of her novels - New York Daily News (blog)

'Outsiders' author SE Hinton celebrates e-book releases of her novels - New York Daily News (blog) | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
'Outsiders' author SE Hinton celebrates e-book releases of her novels
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Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including Homelessness - Autostraddle

Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including Homelessness - Autostraddle | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it

Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including HomelessnessAutostraddleAn award-winning author and journalist, she says she wrote the book in part to fill a void in queer YA literature.

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The Next Hunger Games - Forbes

The Next Hunger Games - Forbes | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
The Next Hunger GamesForbesThe success of the trifecta of Harry Potter, Twilight and Hunger Games is going to continue. I wish I could tell you what the next one is going to be.
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New Leaf Literary & Media Stages Multiple-Author Event - Publishers Weekly

New Leaf Literary & Media Stages Multiple-Author Event - Publishers Weekly | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Publishers WeeklyNew Leaf Literary & Media Stages Multiple-Author EventPublishers Weekly“There's nothing better than walking into a room of people who are excited about reading YA lit.
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Move Over, Suzanne Collins! - Daily Beast

Move Over, Suzanne Collins! - Daily Beast | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Move Over, Suzanne Collins!Daily BeastAnd the difference between YA lit and “literary” novels? [Laughing] This is a short answer, right?
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Twist Literary Spins a New Yarn for YA Market - Huffington Post

Twist Literary Spins a New Yarn for YA Market - Huffington Post | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Twist Literary Spins a New Yarn for YA MarketHuffington PostJAC: What kind of books and authors do the creators of Twist enjoy reading? TWIST LITERARY: Settle in, we might be here all week to answer this one!
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80s-Inspired 'Girl Unmoored' Wins 8 Awards and Finalist Categories - Sacramento Bee

80s-Inspired 'Girl Unmoored' Wins 8 Awards and Finalist Categories - Sacramento Bee | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
80s-Inspired 'Girl Unmoored' Wins 8 Awards and Finalist CategoriesSacramento Bee...
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The world of teenage fiction - Times of Malta

The world of teenage fiction - Times of Malta | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
The world of teenage fictionTimes of MaltaYoung adult books have changed considerably since the days of classics like The Catcher in the Rye. Ramona Depares speaks with three Maltese writers about the direction the genre has taken.
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Poetry analysis: Dover Beach, by Matthew Arnold - by John Welford - Helium

Matthew Arnolds (1822-88) major contribution to English literature was as a prose writer, but in his early years he wrote a considerable quantity ..., John Welford (Poetry analysis: Dover Beach by Matthew Arnold http://t.co/Ihzm717y...

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American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Some thoughts on YA lit and American Indians

American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Some thoughts on YA lit and American Indians | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
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Debbie Reese writes about stereotypes in children’s and YA literature about American Indians, and then suggests seven of her favorite books, going beyond Sherman Alexie.
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Dear Book Nerd Podcast: Episode #4: To Read the Classics, Or Not To Read the Classics? - BOOK RIOT

Dear Book Nerd Podcast: Episode #4: To Read the Classics, Or Not To Read the Classics? - BOOK RIOT | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Welcome back to the Dear Book Nerd podcast!
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Christa Writes: Consent and Sensitivity: "Good Sex" in YA Literature

Christa Writes: Consent and Sensitivity: "Good Sex" in YA Literature | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
So when the Sexual Violence in YA Lit Project team started talking, conversations naturally flowed from “how is sexual violence represented in young adult literature” into “how is positive sex or sexuality represented in YA”.
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Leave a Book, Find a Book to Support Teen Lit - The Atlantic Wire

Leave a Book, Find a Book to Support Teen Lit - The Atlantic Wire | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
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Thursday, April 18, is Support Teen Lit Day, a holiday meant to raise public awareness that Y.A. literature is great.
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Poetry helps Choctaw students express emotion

Poetry helps Choctaw students express emotion | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
CHOCTAW — Ninety freshmen put their voices on the pavement Thursday at Choctaw High School. Using chalk, they wrote verses of their favorite poems, including some originals, in a busy courtyard.

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Where 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivors - The Times of Israel

Where 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivors - The Times of Israel | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it

The Times of IsraelWhere 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivorsThe Times of Israel(photo credit: Courtesy) His new book, “The Stranger Within Sarah Stein,” is Rosenbaum's first foray into young adult literature, following the...

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Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including Homelessness - Autostraddle

Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including Homelessness - Autostraddle | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Gay YA Novels Reflecting Reality for LGBT Teens, Including HomelessnessAutostraddleAn award-winning author and journalist, she says she wrote the book in part to fill a void in queer YA literature.
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the moving castle: the color of YA lit

the moving castle: the color of YA lit | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
Kate Hart has done an astonishing amount of research and compiled some impressive and disturbing charts with the results. She looked at over 600 covers of YA lit from 2011 (and of course missed some titles which would ...
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YA Books Rife With Profanity, Study Finds - School Library Journal

YA Books Rife With Profanity, Study Finds - School Library Journal | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
YA Books Rife With Profanity, Study FindsSchool Library JournalCoyne decided to conduct the study, "A Helluva Read': Profanity in Adolescent Literature," because of the abundant research on video game and movie content but not on her favorite form...
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Where 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivors - The Times of Israel

Where 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivors - The Times of Israel | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
The Times of IsraelWhere 9/11 ghosts meet the grandchildren of Shoah survivorsThe Times of Israel(photo credit: Courtesy) His new book, “The Stranger Within Sarah Stein,” is Rosenbaum's first foray into young adult literature, following the...
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Poetry helps Choctaw students express emotion

Poetry helps Choctaw students express emotion | Adolescent Literature | Scoop.it
CHOCTAW — Ninety freshmen put their voices on the pavement Thursday at Choctaw High School. Using chalk, they wrote verses of their favorite poems, including some originals, in a busy courtyard.

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