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Author Charles, John, 1962-
Title Mystery readers' advisory
The readers' advisory guide to mystery [ebook] / John Charles, Candace Clark, Joanne Hamilton-Selway, and Joanna Morrison
Publisher Chicago : American Library Association, 2012
Edition 2nd ed
Descript 1 online resource
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Series ALA readers' advisory series
ALA readers' advisory series
Note Revision of: The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem / John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark. -- Chicago : American Library Association, 2002
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Detecting the enduring appeal of the mystery novel -- The history of mystery -- Crash course in mystery readers' advisory work -- Amateur sleuths : where's Jessica Fletcher when you need her? -- Private investigators : well-worn trench coats, smoking gats, and deadly dames -- Police procedurals : they got the beat -- Historical sleuths : crime through time -- Genre-blended mysteries : torn between two genres -- The mystery readers' advisory interview -- Mystery resources -- Collection development : buy it and they will come -- Merchandising your mystery collection -- Appendix A. Mysteries for a book discussion -- Appendix B. Mystery movies -- Appendix C. Twenty-five mystery television series
Note Description based on print version record
Subject Fiction in libraries -- United States
Libraries -- United States -- Special collections -- Detective and mystery stories
Readers' advisory services -- United States
Detective and mystery stories -- Bibliography
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author Clark, Candace, 1950-
Hamilton-Selway, Joanne
Morrison, Joanna
OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9780838993903 (electronic bk.)
0838993907 (electronic bk.)
9780838993910 (electronic bk.)
0838993915 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613439109

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