TITLE

Sports in Series Nonfiction

AUTHOR(S)
Lempke, Susan Dove
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Booklist;10/1/2011, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses books for young people about sports which are published in a series format, from a librarian's perspective. The various types of readers who are likely to be interested in such books are noted, and some characteristic features of the genre, such as brevity and prominent use of large color photographs, are discussed. The problem of information about sports teams becoming quickly obsolete is also noted.
ACCESSION #
66644346

 

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