ALAN Volume 26, Number 2 - Table of Contents

Volume 26, Number 2
Winter 1999

Table of Contents

A Note from the Editor
Pamela Sissi Carroll

The Eye Under Oath: Why Stories Are Alive

Michael Cadnum

"The Misfortune of a Man Like Ourselves":
Robert Cormier's The Chocolate War as Aristotelian Tragedy

Kara Keeling

Images of Women in Historical Young Adult Fiction:
Seeking Role Models

Jean Boreen

This Writer's Safe

Graham Salisbury

Brock Cole: The Good, The Bad, and the Humorously Ironic

Wendy J. Glenn

Clip and File YA Book Reviews
Lawrence Baines, Editor

The Middle School Connection
Middle School Readers: Common Views, Different Worlds

Rita Karr, Editor with Leslie Verzi Julian

An Interview with YA Author Patrice Kindl

Lisa Winkler

The Author and The Watsons ...

Christopher Paul Curtis

Bringing The Watson's Go to Birmingham, 1963 To the Middle School Classroom

Marshall George & Melissa Comer

Professional Resources Connection
Susan Hynds's On the Brink: Negotiating Literature and Life with Adolescents —A Review Essay

Kathleen M. Carico, Editor

The Pleasure of Discovery: Medieval Literature in Adolescent Novels Set in the Middle Ages

Rebecca Barnhouse

Harlem Connections: Teaching Walter Dean Myers' Scorpions with Paul Laurence Dunbar's The Sport of the Gods

Mark I. West

Young Adult Literature for Young Adult Males

Sam D. Gill