Offers advice on establishing selection criteria, incorporating diversity in elementary collections, and evaluating picture books, fiction, poetry, informational literature, reference materials, and professional books.Fiction. But a good story is not meant to instruct us. Its purpose is to entertain us by its action and characters; at the ... Rebecca J. Lukens, Essentials of Childrena#39;s Literature EXAMINING NARRATIVE FICTION A fiction book is a narrative product of the writera#39;s imagination. ... Realistic fiction refers to stories about people, animals, or objects set in current times (contemporary realism) or in the ... Since realistic fiction deals with everyday life the topics cover a wide range of life experiences.
|Title||:||Selecting Books for the Elementary School Library Media Center|
|Author||:||Phyllis Van Orden|
|Publisher||:||Neal Schuman Pub - 2000-01-01|