Coverart for item
The Resource The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem, John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark

The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem, John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark

Label
The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem
Title
The mystery readers' advisory
Title remainder
the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem
Statement of responsibility
John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three librarians from Scottsdale, Arizona provide library staff with an introduction to the mystery genre and offer tips and techniques for providing advice to mystery readers in the library. They include some of their own bibliographies, but refer readers elsewhere for fuller ones. They also include a brief history of the genre to pass on to readers new to it
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charles, John
Dewey number
025.2/78088372
Index
index present
LC call number
Z711.5
LC item number
.C48 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morrison, Joanna
  • Clark, Candace
Series statement
ALA readers' advisory series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction in libraries
  • Libraries
  • Readers' advisory services
  • Detective and mystery stories
Label
The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem, John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-197) and index
Contents
Mysteries: Why readers love them -- Short history of the mystery -- Mystery subgenres: Characteristics and appeal -- Mystery readers and the readers' advisory interview -- Resources: it's who, not what, you know -- Collection development -- Marketing your mystery collection -- Appendixes: Mystery book lists by subgenre -- Mystery book lists by theme -- Genre resources
Control code
ocm47623929
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 227 p.
Isbn
9780838908112
Lccn
2001045083
System control number
(OCoLC)47623929
Label
The mystery readers' advisory : the librarian's clues to murder and mayhem, John Charles, Joanna Morrison, [and] Candace Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-197) and index
Contents
Mysteries: Why readers love them -- Short history of the mystery -- Mystery subgenres: Characteristics and appeal -- Mystery readers and the readers' advisory interview -- Resources: it's who, not what, you know -- Collection development -- Marketing your mystery collection -- Appendixes: Mystery book lists by subgenre -- Mystery book lists by theme -- Genre resources
Control code
ocm47623929
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 227 p.
Isbn
9780838908112
Lccn
2001045083
System control number
(OCoLC)47623929

Library Locations

    • Bemis Public LibraryBorrow it
      6014 South Datura Street, Littleton, CO, 80120, US
      39.6078903 -105.0037841
Processing Feedback ...