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Doomed to Repeat It

Note, 11/8/2010:  Slides have been updated to show interest level of the titles listed in the "What We're Waiting For" section.

Additional Resources

Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction for Teens: A Genre Guide
Find out more information about the resource guide I wrote.

Historical Fiction Month at librarian by day
A month of historical fiction postings at my blog.

Literature Links to American History, Grades 7-12
Literature Links to World History, Grades K-12
These books by Lynda Adamson connects books and audiovisual materials to historical events and periods.

Diverse/Multicultural Books

30 Multicultural Books Every Teen Should Know
This list was produced by the Cooperative Children's Book Center, part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Exploring Diversity through Children's and Young Adult Books
A wealth of information is found in this site, maintained by popular author and blogger Cynthia Leitich Smith.

How to Recommend a Book Written by and/or About a Person of Color
This post from the blog Chasing Ray provides reader's advisory guidance.

Diverse Historical Fiction

Rising Tide: The Boom in Historical Fiction About India and the Indian Diaspora
This article from the Summer 2009 issue of Multicultural Review looks at historical fiction.

Melissa R,
Nov 8, 2010, 12:32 PM