Norma Fox Mazer: A Writer's World
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BeschreibungIn Norma Fox Mazer: A Writer's World, Reed chronicles her discovery that, although Mazer's husband and his work are thoroughly intertwined with and complimentary to her own, the author "is fiercely independent--a feminist."
InhaltsverzeichnisPart 1 Preface Part 2 Chronology Chapter 3 1. The Roots of Realism Chapter 4 2. Missing Pieces and Outsiders Chapter 5 3. Star-Crossed Love Chapter 6 4. Norma and Harry: Relationship, Romance and Writing Chapter 7 5. Writing for Young Readers Chapter 8 6. Fantasy and Suspense Chapter 9 7. From Excellence to Mastery Part 10 Selected Bibliography Part 11 Index Part 12 About the Author
PortraitArthea J.S. Reed, Professor Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, taught education, including adolescent literature, from 1978 to 1996. She is coeditor of the Penguin USA teachers' guide series and has written fifteen books, including Presenting Harry Mazer.
PressestimmenIt is a journey worth taking, and this book will appeal to those who are doing research on the body of her work as well as to those readers who simply love it. VOYA This exceptionally thorough treatment of an author is exemplary. Teachers could use it as an example of how author research should be conducted. Highly recommended. The Book Report Another in Scarecrow's excellent Studies in Young Adult Literature> Catholic Library World Highly recommended for any high school collection where young people are encouraged to analyze favorite teen author themes. Reference Reviews ...well balanced and objectively written. Booklist, 6/1/2001 A useful addition to professional collections and higher-education facilities. School Library Journal Another in Scarecrow's excellent Studies in Young Adult Literature Catholic Library World
Untertitel: Empfohlen von 12 bis 17 Jahren. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: SCARECROW PRESS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2000
Seitenanzahl: 160 Seiten