2012 Young Adult Literature Issue

Young Adult Literature Issue

Spring 2012

 

Laura Nicosia, Editor

 

Young Adult Literature: Resurrecting Reading for 21st Century Students

James F. Nicosia and Laura M. Nicosia

 

On Becoming Lifelong Readers

Christopher de Vinck

 

And They Will Read

M. Jerry Weiss

 

The YA Protagonist: Orphaned No More

Kyle Kovacs

 

The Stereotypes of Female Gender in YAL

Annie Yon

 

Traversing the Portals of Reality

Colleen DellaPorta

 

Using The Hunger Games and Social Media to Cultivate a Culture of Literacy

Sarah Mulhern Gross and Michelle Lampinen

 

Gender Preferences for Book Genres & the Connection Between Reading & Writing Skills 

Peter Fredas

 

The Hunger Games and To Kill a Mockingbird: Explaining the Power Within 

Maheen Ahmad

 

Fairy Tales Redux: Jon Scieszka’s Revitalization of a Genre for the 21st Century Kid

James F. Nicosia and Laura M. Nicosia