Science fiction and fantasy and their various subgenres are summarized, and recommended books in each subgenre are described, in this guide for librarians unfamiliar with science fiction and fantasy. Subgenres covered include classic and general science fiction, cyberpunk, time travel, aliens, historical fantasy, quest fantasy, and fantasy romance. An appendix lists Hugo, Nebula, Mythopoeic, and World Fantasy award winners.You are by yourself on the information desk when a customer approaches and asks the dreaded question: aquot;Can you recommend a good science-fiction book?aquot; Instantly, you feel your face go white even as an anguished scream echoesanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Science Fiction and Fantasy Readers' Advisory|
|Author||:||Derek M. Buker|
|Publisher||:||American Library Association - 2002-01|