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Product Description: Cart's authoritative survey is already a go-to text for students of literary studies, teachers, and YA staff. In this new edition he gives it a thorough update to make it even more relevant and comprehensive. Surveying the landscape of YA lit both past and present, this booksketches in the origins of literature targeted at young adults;shows how the best of the genre has evolved to deal with subjects every bit as complex as its audience;closely examines teen demographics, literacy, audiobooks, the future of print, and other key topics;includes updated treatment of best-selling authors like John Green, Suzanne Collins, and Veronica Roth, plus interviews with leaders in the field;presents new and expanded coverage of perennially popular genre fiction, including horror, sci fi, and dystopian fiction;offers an updated overview of LGBTQ literature for young adults, including Intersex;covers such commercial trends as adult purchasers of YA books and the New Adult phenomenon; andfeatures abundant bibliographic material to aid in readers' advisory and collection development...read more

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9780838914625 | 3 edition (Ala Editions, July 25, 2016), cover price $68.00 | About this edition: Cart's authoritative survey is already a go-to text for students of literary studies, teachers, and YA staff.

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Product Description: Powerful, riveting, and real. Sixteen celebrated authors bring us raw, insightful stories that explore guns and teens in a fiction collection that is thought provoking and emotionally gripping. For fans of Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock and Give a Boy a Gun, and with an array of YA talent like the late great Walter Dean Myers, the poetic Joyce Carol Oates, the prophetic Elizabeth Wein, and the gritty Chris Crutcher, these are evocative voices that each has a different perspective to give...read more
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780062327352 | Harperteen, September 8, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Powerful, riveting, and real.

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Product Description: As he enters into his first relationships as a gay man, a college freshman recalls the aching loneliness of life with his alcoholic physically abusive father in a community prejudiced against homosexuals.

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9780521345958, titled "The Rise and Rule of Tamerlane" | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $72.99 | also contains The Rise and Rule of Tamerlane | About this edition: The great nomad conqueror Tamerlane rose to power in 1370 on the ruins of the Mongol Empire and led his armies to the conquest of much of its territory, from Russia to India, from Turkestan to Anatolia.

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9781481458634 | Reissue edition (Simon & Schuster, April 14, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: As he enters into his first relationships as a gay man, a college freshman recalls the aching loneliness of life with his alcoholic physically abusive father in a community prejudiced against homosexuals.

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Product Description: A summary of the 250 best books for LGBTQ teens, written by experts on the subject and addressed to teen book buyers. Identifying titles that address the sensitive and important topics of coming out, being out, and the search for community, this catalog spotlights the best gay, lesbian, bi, transgender, and questioning books written for teens...read more

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9781937589561 | Huron Street Pr, March 2, 2015, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A summary of the 250 best books for LGBTQ teens, written by experts on the subject and addressed to teen book buyers.
9780314903204, titled "International Investment Disputes: Avoidance and Settlement" | West Group, March 1, 1985, cover price $8.50 | also contains International Investment Disputes: Avoidance and Settlement

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Product Description: With the explosion in YA publishing, it s harder than ever to separate good books from the rest. Booklist magazine's editors deep and broad knowledge of the landscape offers indispensable guidance, and here they bring together the very best of the best books for young adults published since the turn of the 21st century...read more
By Michael Cart (foreword by), Ian Chipman (editor) and Gillian Engberg (editor)

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9780838911501, titled "Booklist's 1000 Best Young Adult Books Since 2000: 2000-2010" | Amer Library Assn, May 26, 2014, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: With the explosion in YA publishing, it s harder than ever to separate good books from the rest.

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Product Description: Michael Cart, former YALSA president and the best-selling author of Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism, applies his considerable expertise as one of the nation s leading experts on YA literature to identify exceptional adult books that will satisfy a variety of young adults recreational reading tastes...read more

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9780838911587 | Amer Library Assn, April 1, 2013, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Michael Cart, former YALSA president and the best-selling author of Young Adult Literature: From Romance to Realism, applies his considerable expertise as one of the nation s leading experts on YA literature to identify exceptional adult books that will satisfy a variety of young adults recreational reading tastes.

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Product Description: A girl thought to be a boy steals her sister's skirt, while a boy thought to be a girl refuses to wear a cornflower blue dress. One boy's love of a soldier leads to the death of a stranger. The present takes a bittersweet journey into the past when a man revisits the summer school where he had "an accidental romance...read more
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780061154980 | Harperteen, October 1, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A girl thought to be a boy steals her sister's skirt, while a boy thought to be a girl refuses to wear a cornflower blue dress.

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Product Description: The first complete biography of the beloved children's book author Walter R. Brooks, creator of Freddy the Pig. In the last ten years Overlook's Freddy the Pig rediscovery has delighted hundreds of thousands of readers around the world...read more

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9781590201701 | Overlook Pr, December 2, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The first complete biography of the beloved children's book author Walter R.

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Product Description: A girl is terrified of her older sister's dual personality. A boy adjusts to his life with two mothers. A father visits his son on death row. These are stories of today's families as they really are. Noted anthologist Michael Cart has asked celebrated young adult authors the question "What does 'family' mean today?" The ten resulting stories provide illuminating -- and surprising -- answers...read more
By Michael Cart (editor) and Charlotte Noruzi (illustrator)

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9780060274993 | 1 edition (Joanna Cotler Books, June 1, 2003), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A collection of ten stories about families and what they mean, describing both traditional and non-traditional families.

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9780060514372 | Reprint edition (Harperteen, January 1, 2006), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Presents a collection of ten stories about families and what they mean, describing both traditional and non-traditional families.

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9780060275006 | 1 edition (Joanna Cotler Books, June 1, 2003), cover price $16.89 | About this edition: A collection of ten stories about families and what they mean, describing both traditional and non-traditional families.

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9780606348393 | Demco Media, March 1, 2006, cover price $17.90 | About this edition: A girl is terrified of her older sister's dual personality.

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9781435236240 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 3, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A girl is terrified of her older sister's dual personality.

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Product Description: Lust, Desire, Fantasy, Obsession, Love In one outstanding volume, ten of today's finest authors of adult and young-adult literature lend teir talent and their vioces to take a hard, clear look at love and sexuality. From balancing abstinence and desire, to learning the difference between love and lust, to fulfilling a childhood obsession, each of these stories depicts characters exploring a world of new feelings and sensations that is opening up before them...read more
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780689856686 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, January 1, 2003), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Covering an array of topics and situations, a collection of stories about love and sex includes works by Joan Bauer, Angela Johnson, Chris Lynch, Garth Nix, and Laurie Halse Anderson.

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9781435237148 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Lust, Desire, Fantasy, Obsession, Love In one outstanding volume, ten of today's finest authors of adult and young-adult literature lend teir talent and their vioces to take a hard, clear look at love and sexuality.

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Product Description: Passions and Pleasures: Essays and Speeches About Literature and Libraries is a collection of Michael Cart's favorite columns and speeches about young adult literature, how he has observed and participated in the growth of the genre, the changes it has undergone, and what he sees as its future...read more

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9780810856295 | Scarecrow Pr, March 28, 2007, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Passions and Pleasures: Essays and Speeches About Literature and Libraries is a collection of Michael Cart's favorite columns and speeches about young adult literature, how he has observed and participated in the growth of the genre, the changes it has undergone, and what he sees as its future.

Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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9781417748532 | Turtleback Books, June 13, 2006, cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection which focuses on the interpretations of thrill-seeking and risks, and includes work by Sharon Flake, Helen Frost, David Levithan, and others. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385901840 | Delacorte Pr, June 13, 2006, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection which focuses on the interpretations of thrill-seeking and risks, and includes work by Sharon Flake, Helen Frost, David Levithan, and others. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385730341 | Delacorte Pr, June 13, 2006, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Product Description: 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 to find positive role models in fiction either written or published expressly for them or―if published for adults―relevant to them and their lives...read more

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9780810850712 | Scarecrow Pr, March 31, 2006, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: Society does not make it easy for young people, regardless of their sexual orientation, to find accurate, nonjudgmental information about homosexuality.

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Presents a collection of ten stories about families and what they mean, describing both traditional and non-traditional families.

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9781417735525 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, January 1, 2006), cover price $19.65 | About this edition: Presents a collection of ten stories about families and what they mean, describing both traditional and non-traditional families.

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Volume three of the Rush Hour series collects original stories, essays, art, and poems by such authors as Aidan Chambers, Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385901826 | Delacorte Pr, April 12, 2005, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Volume three of the Rush Hour series collects original stories, essays, art, and poems by such authors as Aidan Chambers, Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385730327 | Delacorte Pr, April 12, 2005, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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9781417642960 | Turtleback Books, April 12, 2005, cover price $19.15 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9781417620708 | Turtleback Books, September 14, 2004, cover price $19.15 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection about drifters, pranksters, rebels, monsters, and heroes living on the edge, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Robert Lypsite, and others. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385730334 | Delacorte Pr, September 14, 2004, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection about drifters, pranksters, rebels, monsters, and heroes living on the edge, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Robert Lypsite, and others. Simultaneous.
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385901833 | Delacorte Pr, September 14, 2004, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

Product Description: An anthology of short stories in defence of reading by some of the greatest practioners of the genre, including Isaac Babel, Italo Calvino, Jorge Luis Borges, Alice Munro, Lori Moore and H.H. Munro (Saki); In The Stacks, by America's leading librarian, is a volume of most unusual stories about that most evocative place: the library...read more
By Michael Cart (introduced by)

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9780756777401 | Diane Pub Co, April 2, 2004, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: An anthology of short stories in defence of reading by some of the greatest practioners of the genre, including Isaac Babel, Italo Calvino, Jorge Luis Borges, Alice Munro, Lori Moore and H.
9781585672592 | 1 edition (Overlook Pr, April 1, 2002), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Collects stories by such authors as Ursula K.

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9781585674169 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, October 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Featuring contributions from Isaac Babel, Jorge Luis Borges, Ray Bradbury, Francine Prose, and Nikki Giovanni, among others, a noted librarian presents a magnificent collection of stories that celebrates the library--a realm filled with endless possibilities, excitement, romance, and adventure.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection which focuses on the interpretations of sin, and includes work by Chris Lynch, Nikki Grimes, Brock Cole, and others. Simultaneous. (view table of contents)
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385901666 | Delacorte Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Original stories, essays, art, poems, and more are compiled in a collection which focuses on the interpretations of sin, and includes work by Chris Lynch, Nikki Grimes, Brock Cole, and others. Simultaneous. (view table of contents)
By Michael Cart (editor)

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9780385730310 | Dell Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Collects original stories, essays, art, and poems, and includes work by Jack Gantos, Chris Gall, Jacqueline Woodson, and Robert Lypsite.

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Covering an array of topics and situations, a collection of stories about love and sex includes works by Joan Bauer, Angela Johnson, Chris Lynch, Garth Nix, and Laurie Halse Anderson.

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9780613606967 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $25.70 | About this edition: Covering an array of topics and situations, a collection of stories about love and sex includes works by Joan Bauer, Angela Johnson, Chris Lynch, Garth Nix, and Laurie Halse Anderson.

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