The Alan Review
Wendy Glenn, Senior Editor
Ricki Ginsberg, Assistant Editor
Danielle King, Assistant Editor
Volume 36, Number 1
Fall 2008

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Table of ContentsPDF [70 KB]

Instructions for AuthorsPDF [67 KB]HTML [7 KB]

GrantsPDF [99 KB]HTML [5 KB]


From the Editors
Lori Atkins Goodson and James BlasingamePDF [95 KB]HTML [7 KB]

Call for Manuscripts PDF [44 KB]HTML [5 KB]

Critical Literacy in Cyberspace? A Case Study Analysis of One Preservice Teacher’s Attempts at Critical Talk about Monster in Online Chats with Adolescents
Susan L. Groenke and Joellen MaplesPDF [113 KB]HTML [43 KB]

Die a Graphic Death: Revisiting the Death of Genre with Graphic Novels or “Why won’t you just die already?” Graphic Novels and the Slow Death of Genre
James Bucky CarterPDF [348 KB]HTML [57 KB]

Walter Dean Myers: A Monster of a Voice for Young Adults
Lori Atkins GoodsonPDF [88 KB]HTML [30 KB]

Hearing Nancy Garden Out
Barbara WardPDF [249 KB]HTML [42 KB]

Perception and Reality: Examining the Representations of Adolescents in Young Adult Fiction
The Research Connection
Jeffrey KaplanPDF [120 KB]HTML [12 KB]

Clip and FilePDF [93 KB]HTML [48 KB]

Fahrenheit 113: A Story
Chris CrowePDF [89 KB]HTML [31 KB]

Comparing Middle Grade Teachers’ and Middle Grade Students’ Reader Responses to Newbery Award Winners: A True Teacher’s Lounge Story and the Question It Raised
Marshall GeorgePDF [129 KB]HTML [53 KB]

Connecting LGBTQ to Others through Problem Novels: When a LGBTQ Is NOT the Main Character
Judith Hayn and Lisa HazlettPDF [103 KB]HTML [52 KB]

“A True Calling That Grows More Lovely Each Year”: Three Authors Pay Tribute to 2007 ALAN Award Winner, Teri Lesesne
Joan Bauer, Chris Crutcher, and Gary PaulsenPDF [80 KB]HTML [7 KB]

“Thank you, Pat, for bringing so many of us into the circle of young adult literature”: A Tribute to 2007 Ted Hipple Service Award Winner, Patricia P. Kelly
Robert C. Small, Kathryn H. Kelly, and Pam B. ColePDF [62 KB]HTML [11 KB]

Reading, Writing, and Victoria Hanley
Diane P. Tuccillo and Victoria HanleyPDF [346 KB]HTML [17 KB]

Teaching They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky: An Opportunity for Educating about Displacement and Genocide
April BrannonPDF [89 KB]HTML [27 KB]

Parrotfish: A Parrot, a Fish, or Something in Between? An Interview with Ellen Wittlinger and Toby Davis
CJ Bott and Elizabeth McNeilPDF [111 KB]HTML [42 KB]

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