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Review Of The Parker Inheritance By Varian Johnson, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2018

Review Of The Parker Inheritance By Varian Johnson, Erin E. Kloosterman

Library Intern Book Reviews

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Review Of The Length Of A String By Elissa Brent Weissman, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2018

Review Of The Length Of A String By Elissa Brent Weissman, Erin E. Kloosterman

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Review Of The Boy In The Black Suit By Jason Reynolds, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2015

Review Of The Boy In The Black Suit By Jason Reynolds, Erin E. Kloosterman

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Reviews Of Zeroes By Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, And Deborah Biancotti, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2015

Reviews Of Zeroes By Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, And Deborah Biancotti, Erin E. Kloosterman

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Review Of All American Boys By Jason Reynolds And Brendan Kiely, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2015

Review Of All American Boys By Jason Reynolds And Brendan Kiely, Erin E. Kloosterman

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What Experience Can’T Tell: How To Show Reality In Young Adult Fiction, A Female Warrior’S Story, Jessica A. Walker Jan 2014

What Experience Can’T Tell: How To Show Reality In Young Adult Fiction, A Female Warrior’S Story, Jessica A. Walker

Departmental Honors Projects

Young adult literature is a medium that catapults our youth into fictional realms, gives them courage, and prepares them for realities of our world. As a female warrior, having served as a soldier in Afghanistan, I learned firsthand what a female warrior must be. While there are many YA novels written with women warriors as main characters, there’s a significant lack of female warrior representation that resembles our modern day military and the trials female warriors face in a primarily male-dominated field.

I have examined four authors who have tackled the issue of strong female warriors. While each author ...


Review Of Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children By Ransom Riggs, Tesla A. Klinger Jan 2011

Review Of Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children By Ransom Riggs, Tesla A. Klinger

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Review Of One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2010

Review Of One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia, Erin E. Kloosterman

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