John Marsden: Darkness, Shadow, and Light (Studies in Young Adult Literature)

John Marsden: Darkness, Shadow, and Light (Studies in Young Adult Literature)

By: John Noell Moore (author)Hardback

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John Marsden is the best known of all contemporary Australian writers for young adults. A master storyteller, Marsden's 7-volume Tomorrow Series has become a landmark in Australian YA fiction, capturing the hearts and minds of readers around the world. This critical study of Marsden's work explores how he develops his story ideas, the major beliefs and themes that are interwoven into his stories, how he creates his characters, and much more. Marsden fans, literature students, and teachers will find this an engaging YA Lit resource.

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About Author

John Noell Moore is associate professor of Education at The College of William and Mary and is the author of Interpreting Young Adult Literature: Literary Theory in the Secondary Classroom. He has served on the board of directors of ALAN and has published articles in the ALAN Review and the English Journal.

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/10/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780810854789
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 198
  • ID: 9780810854789
  • weight: 413
  • ISBN10: 0810854783

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