The Alan Review
Wendy Glenn, Senior Editor
Ricki Ginsberg, Assistant Editor
Danielle King, Assistant Editor
Volume 35, Number 1
Fall 2007

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From the Editors
Lori Atkins Goodson and Jim BlasingamePDF [134 KB]HTML [5 KB]

Grant Opportunities and Call for ManuscriptsPDF [72 KB]HTML [6 KB]

Honoring Ted Hipple by Keeping YA Literature Alive for Future Generations
Joan KaywellPDF [134 KB]HTML [50 KB]

Inman’s War: Genre Jumping Brings to Life the Letters of an African American WWII Soldier
The Professional Resource Connection

William Broz and Jeff Copeland and Jerome KlinkowitzPDF [325 KB]HTML [37 KB]

McCarthy and More: A Conversation with Trudy Krisher
Linda J. RicePDF [389 KB]HTML [43 KB]

Young Adult: A Book by Any Other Name . . .: Defining the Genre
Jonathan StephensPDF [125 KB]HTML [43 KB]

The Death of Genre: Why the Best YA Fiction Often Defies Classification
Scot SmithPDF [114 KB]HTML [37 KB]

Getting Beyond the Cuss Words: Using Marxism and Binary Opposition to Teach Ironman and The Catcher in the Rye
Lisa Scherff and Candace Lewis WrightPDF [368 KB]HTML [48 KB]

Clip and File
Lori Atkins GoodsonPDF [100 KB]HTML [48 KB]

Spontaneous Combustion: School Libraries Providing the Spark to Connect Teens, Books, Reading—and Even Writing!
Diane P. Tuccillo and Paulette Goodman and Joann Pompa and Joan ArrowsmithPDF [202 KB]HTML [20 KB]

Briar Rose: Jane Yolen’s Magic Touch Revealed
Robin MaraPDF [97 KB]HTML [29 KB]

Pushing Good Books: Alleen Pace Nilsen, Winner of the 2006 Hipple Award
Lisa ArterPDF [69 KB]HTML [10 KB]

Virginia Monseau and Marc Aronson: Winners of the 2006 ALAN Award, Talk about Young Adult Literature and Young Adults
Jim BlasingamePDF [387 KB]HTML [24 KB]

Splish, Splash: The Story of a Book and a Bath A Review of Naked Reading: Uncovering What Tweens Need to Become Lifelong Readers
The Middle School Connection

Claudia Anne KatzPDF [141 KB]HTML [13 KB]

The Center for Young Readers Honors M. Jerry Weiss
Ellen Wayman-GordonPDF [296 KB]HTML [4 KB]

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