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The Resource The pleasures of reading : a booklover's alphabet, Catherine Sheldrick Ross

The pleasures of reading : a booklover's alphabet, Catherine Sheldrick Ross

Label
The pleasures of reading : a booklover's alphabet
Title
The pleasures of reading
Title remainder
a booklover's alphabet
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Sheldrick Ross
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on years of ground-breaking research, this book supplies a look at the unique relationship between each text and the individual reader that results in a satisfying, pleasurable, and even life-changing reading experience"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Catherine Sheldrick
Dewey number
028/.9
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1003
LC item number
.R74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Reading interests
  • Reading
  • Public services (Libraries)
  • Libraries and community
Label
The pleasures of reading : a booklover's alphabet, Catherine Sheldrick Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 30 ways of looking at the reading experience -- A. ABC and counting books -- Alexia -- B. Bad reading -- Before reading -- Books about books and reading -- C. Changing lives -- D. Detective, mystery, and crime fiction -- E. E-reading -- F. Five-foot shelf of books -- G. Gothic -- H. Horror -- I. Important books versus indiscriminate reading -- J. Jackets and book covers -- K. Kindred readers -- L. Literary logrolling -- M. Marginalia -- N. Nonfiction -- O. Only the best -- P. Plots -- Q. Questions about reading -- R. Rags to riches -- Romance fiction -- S. Self-help -- T. Titles -- U. Unreadable books -- V. Vampires, zombies, and the undead -- W. Westerns -- X. X-traordinary readers -- Y. Year of reading -- Z. Z to A, A to Z reading
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 270 pages
Isbn
9781591586951
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014008161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)756577015
  • (OCoLC)ocn756577015
  • 2181018
Label
The pleasures of reading : a booklover's alphabet, Catherine Sheldrick Ross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 30 ways of looking at the reading experience -- A. ABC and counting books -- Alexia -- B. Bad reading -- Before reading -- Books about books and reading -- C. Changing lives -- D. Detective, mystery, and crime fiction -- E. E-reading -- F. Five-foot shelf of books -- G. Gothic -- H. Horror -- I. Important books versus indiscriminate reading -- J. Jackets and book covers -- K. Kindred readers -- L. Literary logrolling -- M. Marginalia -- N. Nonfiction -- O. Only the best -- P. Plots -- Q. Questions about reading -- R. Rags to riches -- Romance fiction -- S. Self-help -- T. Titles -- U. Unreadable books -- V. Vampires, zombies, and the undead -- W. Westerns -- X. X-traordinary readers -- Y. Year of reading -- Z. Z to A, A to Z reading
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 270 pages
Isbn
9781591586951
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014008161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)756577015
  • (OCoLC)ocn756577015
  • 2181018
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