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Title The readers' advisory guide to genre fiction / Neal Wyatt, Joyce G. Saricks.
Author Wyatt, Neal, author.
Publication Chicago : ALA Editions, 2019.
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource.
Call # eBOOK
Series ALA readers' advisory series
ALA readers' advisory series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction: appeal and genre: gateway frameworks for working with readers -- The adrenaline genre. Adrenaline -- The intellect genres. Psychological suspense ; Mystery ; Literary fiction ; Science fiction -- The landscape genres. Fantasy ; Westerns ; Historical fiction -- The emotion genres. Relationship fiction ; Romance ; Horror -- Appendix: hack this book and the five-book challenge.
Summary "Everyone's favorite guide to fiction that's thrilling, mysterious, suspenseful, thought-provoking, romantic, and just plain fun is back and better than ever in this completely revamped and revised edition. A must for every readers'; advisory desk, this resource is also a useful tool for collection development librarians and students in LIS programs. Both insightful and comprehensive, this matchless guidebook will help librarians become familiar with many different fiction genres, especially those they do not regularly read, and aid library staff in connecting readers to books they're sure to love."--Publisher.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 27, 2019).
Subject Fiction in libraries -- United States.
Readers' advisory services -- United States.
Reading interests -- United States.
Books and reading -- United States.
Fiction genres.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Library & Information Science -- General.
Books and reading. (OCoLC)fst00836454
Fiction genres. (OCoLC)fst00923772
Fiction in libraries. (OCoLC)fst00923773
Readers' advisory services. (OCoLC)fst01090615
Reading interests. (OCoLC)fst01090814
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Saricks, Joyce G., author.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Wyatt, Neal. Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Fiction : Third Edition. Chicago : American Library Association, ©2018
ISBN 9780838917930 (electronic bk.)
0838917933 (electronic bk.)
9780838917947 (electronic bk.)
0838917941 (electronic bk.)

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