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              Books by Michael Cart

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              Taking Aim: Power and Pain, Teens and Guns

              Taking Aim: Power and Pain, Teens and Guns (Hardback)

              By Cart, Michael; Aronson, Marc; Averett, Edward; Block, Francesca Lia; Crutcher, Chris

              This anthology of stories from acclaimed young adult authors examines the thought-provoking issues of gun violence, gun control, and gun ownership --

              ISBN 9780062327352
              Released NZ 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              The Official YALSA Awards Guidebook
               

              The Official YALSA Awards Guidebook (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Frolund, Tina; Contributions by Cart, Michael; Honnold, RoseMary; Holley, Pam Spencer

              • RRP: $219.50
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              Compiles bibliographic information about the books and authors honored by the Alexander, Edwards, and Printz awards given by YALSA - the division of the American Library Association (ALA) that serves the librarians who work with young adults. This volume includes essays written b...y experts in young adult content.
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              ISBN 9781555706296
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
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              Taking Aim: Power and Pain, Teens and Guns

              Taking Aim: Power and Pain, Teens and Guns (Paperback)

              By Cart, Michael; Aronson, Marc; Averett, Edward; Block, Francesca Lia; Crutcher, Chris

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $17.24
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              This anthology of stories from acclaimed young adult authors examines the thought-provoking issues of gun violence, gun control, and gun ownership --

              ISBN 9780062327369
              Released NZ 24 Oct 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Cart's Top 200 Adult Books for Young Adults: Two Decades in Review
               

              Cart's Top 200 Adult Books for Young Adults: Two Decades in Review (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cart, Michael

              • RRP: $182.99
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              Author of the bestseller Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism, Cart applies his considerable expertise as columnist and critic for Booklist to identifying 200 exceptional adult books that will satisfy a variety of young adults' recreational reading tastes. Reflecting t...he notoriously choosy reading interests of today's older young adults, this useful book Features only the best of the best-no cheesy star bios or chick lit lite here Covers a wide range of genres, from graphic novels and real-life adventures to romance and speculative fiction Includes numerous read-alikes and related-titles lists, making it a great tool for both collection development and readers' advisory Makes finding a great book easy, with multiple indexes and thorough annotation Cart's roundup of high-quality titles, put together with insight and obvious affection, spotlights hundreds of great books for a hard-to-satisfy audience.
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              ISBN 9780838911587
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2013
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism
                

              Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cart, Michael

              • RRP: $219.50
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              This survey helps YA librarians who want to freshen up their readers advisory skills, teachers who use novels in the classroom, and adult services librarians who increasingly find themselves addressing the queries of teen patrons.

              ISBN 9780838910450
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2010
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Heart Has Its Reasons: Young Adult Literature with Gay/Lesbian/Queer Content, 1969-2004
                

              The Heart Has Its Reasons: Young Adult Literature with Gay/Lesbian/Queer Content, 1969-2004 (Hardback, New title)

              By Cart, Michael; Jenkins, Christine A.

              • RRP: $270.50
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              Society does not make it easy for young people, regardless of their sexual orientation, to find accurate, nonjudgmental information about homosexuality. It makes it even more difficult for young homosexuals. This book examines these issues and evaluates the body of literature, pu...blished for young adults that offer homosexual themes and characters.
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              ISBN 9780810850712
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2006
              Publisher Scarecrow Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Young Adult Literature
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              In the Stacks: Short Stories About Libraries and Librarians

              In the Stacks: Short Stories About Libraries and Librarians (Hardback)

              Edited by Cart, Michael

              Featuring contributions from Isaac Babel, Jorge Luis Borge, Ray Bradbury, Francine Prose, and Nikki Giovanni, a noted librarian presents a magnificent collection of stories that celebrates the library--a realm filled with endless possibilities, excitement, romance, and adventure.... 10,000 first printi
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              ISBN 9781585672592
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2002
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Necessary Noise
               

              Necessary Noise (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Cart, Michael; Illustrated by Noruzi, Charlotte

              • RRP: $23.99
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              These are stories of today's families--fractured, blended, at risk, nontraditional, and some that are even still nuclear. Renowned author and noted anthologist Cart asked the most celebrated young adult authors the question What does 'family' mean today?

              ISBN 9780060514372
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2006
              Publisher Harperteen
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Representing the Rainbow in Young Adult Literature: LGBTQ+ Content since 1969
                

              Representing the Rainbow in Young Adult Literature: LGBTQ+ Content since 1969 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jenkins, Christine A.; Cart, Michael

              • RRP: $89.50
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              This volume examines YA literature that features LGBTQ+ characters and themes. In addition to identifying titles that are notable either for their excellence or deficiencies, this resource also includes chapters on bisexual, transgender, and intersex issues and characters, as wel...l as chapters on comics, graphic novels, and works of nonfiction.
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              ISBN 9781442278066
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2018
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Best American Nonrequired Reading
               

              The Best American Nonrequired Reading (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2002nd 2002 ed.)

              Edited by Cart, Michael; Consultant editor Eggers, Dave

              • RRP: $41.99
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              This brilliant collection highlights a bold mix of fiction, nonfiction, screenplays, television writing, and more alternative comics than ever. Compiled by Dave Eggers and students from his San Francisco writing center, contributors include Judy Budnitz, The Onion, The Daily Show..., This American Life, and George Packer.
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              ISBN 9780618246946
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2002
              Publisher Mariner Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Best American Nonrequired Reading
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