The Children's and Young Adult Literature Handbook by John T. Gillespie
A Research and Reference Guide (Children' S and Young Adult Literature Reference Series)

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John Gillespie, a respected authority on children's literature, has compiled this invaluable work to serve as a selection guide and collection development aid for librarians, as well as a navigation tool for researchers. The book describes and evaluates more than 1,000 publications, covering the entire spectrum of information sources in the field—from general reference, bibliographies, and biographies to review sources, literary awards, professional organizations, and special library collections. Internet and other nonprint media are included, as are major English-language resources from Britain, Canada, Australia, and South Africa.


About John T. Gillespie

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John T. Gillespie is former Dean and Instructor of Library Science at Long Island University, New York.
Published June 30, 2005 by Libraries Unlimited. 404 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction