Online Readers Advisory Sites. From Wiki. Jump to: navigation, search. Article in Websites category. Brought to you by Bowker and bundled with Books in Print -- available only inside the library. booklists from our neighbors to the North focusing on Young Adult and Children's reading suggestions Williamsburg (VA) Reg'l Library. If you would like to improve your readers' advisory to teens even more, I encourage you to delve into the young adult lit scene. Many adults (myself included) already read young adult fiction for our own pleasure; a 2012 Bowker study found that adults make 55% of young adult literature purchases, and more than 75% of those are buying for themselves (Publishers Weekly, 2012).
And adults aren’t just purchasing for others -- when asked about the intended recipient, they report that 78% of the time they are purchasing books for their own reading. The insights are courtesy of Understanding the Children’s Book Consumer in the Digital Age, an ongoing biannual study from Bowker Market Research that explores the Author: D.M. Mcdowell. Sep 13, 2012 · Young Adult Books Attract Growing Numbers of Adult Fans The Hunger Games and countless others are engaging a loyal following among those old enough to vote, drink and hold a mortgage New Providence, NJ - September 13, 2012 - More than half the consumers of books classified for young adults aren’t all that young.
Young Adult Reader’s Advisory. You will need your library card number and pin number. Your pin number is generally set as the last 4 digits of your phone number. If that doesn’t work please call the library and we will be happy to assist you and tell you your pin number (315-733-1535). This post isn't prompted by just one question, but rather several that came in via e-mail over the weekend. Can you suggest good books for my 8 year old grandson? Where are the older lists of Best Books for Young Adults? Is there a set of biographies of all the presidents? So, even though the ALA Library is a special library, we get our share of readers advisory (RA) questions!