Blood, Bedlam, Bullets, and Badguys: A Reader's Guide to Adventure/Suspense Fiction - Genreflecting Advisory Series (Hardback)
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Blood, Bedlam, Bullets, and Badguys: A Reader's Guide to Adventure/Suspense Fiction - Genreflecting Advisory Series (Hardback)

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Hardback 400 Pages / Published: 28/02/2004
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Hooked on adventure and suspense fiction? This comprehensive guide of over 2,000 annotations addresses the genre and its subgenres and includes titles published between 1941 and 2004. Each annotation describes and evaluates the best and most popular titles in the genre indicating the titles that are highly recommended and providing icons denoting the books that have been turned into films. A concise history and detailed guidelines for advising readers are included, along with subgenre definitions and related critical literature. Indexes let readers browse and search by author and title, subject, main character, page-turner, and works-to-film. Grades 6-Adult.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781563087325
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 966 g
Dimensions: 266 x 177 x 30 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"With each volume, the Genreflecting Advisory Series becomes more valuable. Blood, Bedlam, Bullets, and Badguys is an essential tool for public libraries."-Booklist/Mystery Reference Shelf
"Youth librarians will find plenty of titles here to recommend for teens."-VOYA
"[A]n important addition to the growing range of readers' advisory handbooks....a necessary purchase."-Library Journal
"Anyone working with teens who need suggestions of new suspense and thriller authors will find this resource useful."-VOYA Clueless?
"Readers and librarians alike will find it a helpful tool in locating more books with similar plots, characters, locales, and settings to books previously read."-Reference reviews
" A n important addition to the growing range of readers' advisory handbooks....a necessary purchase."-Library Journal
?Youth librarians will find plenty of titles here to recommend for teens.?-VOYA
?[A]n important addition to the growing range of readers' advisory handbooks....a necessary purchase.?-Library Journal
?Anyone working with teens who need suggestions of new suspense and thriller authors will find this resource useful.?-VOYA Clueless?
?Readers and librarians alike will find it a helpful tool in locating more books with similar plots, characters, locales, and settings to books previously read.?-Reference reviews
?With each volume, the Genreflecting Advisory Series becomes more valuable. Blood, Bedlam, Bullets, and Badguys is an essential tool for public libraries.?-Booklist/Mystery Reference Shelf

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