ALAN v27n1 - Table of Contents

Volume 27, Number 1
Fall 1999

Table of Contents

A Note from the Editor
Pamela Sissi Carroll

Why Sue Ellen Bridgers' All We Know of Heaven Should Be Taught in Our High Schools
Suzanne M. Miller

"What's It Like to Be You?" A Conversation with Sue Ellen Bridgers
Gail P. Gregg and Pamela Sissi Carroll

Coping with Death in Young Adult Literature
Gail Radley

Poets Young, Forever Young, Timeless:
Creating Becoming One with the Lights
James M Brewbaker and Dawnelle J. Hyland

Individual Choice and Family Loyalty:
Suzanne Fisher Staples' Protagonists' Come of Age
Jinx Stapleton Watson

Clip and File YA Book Reviews
Lawrence Baines, Editor

High School Connections
Making the Transition to Lifelong Readers:
Books Older Teens Choose
Ann Wilder and Alan Teasley, Co-editors

Music and Truth:
Discovery in Three Young Adult Novels
Mary H. McNulty

Library Connection
John Noell Moore, Editor and Jacob Gapko

The Seeking of Self:
Voices of the Abandoned In the Work of Brock Cole
S. Scot Smith

Professional Connection
Developmental Junctions of Text And Experience in Young Adult Literature
Kathleen Carico, Editor and Elaine J. O'Quinn, Guest Reviewer

A Portrait of Popularity:
An Analysis of Characters in Novels from Young Adults' Choices for 1997
Rosemary Chance