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"Making the Match" - Finding the right book

The Right Book for the Right Reader at the Right Time,
(Grades 4-12) by Teri Lesesne

Excellent Book. Worth reading. Preview online.

"What motivates some adolescents to become lifelong readers and others to slide by with the minimum amount of assigned reading? Teri Lesesne says the key is finding the books that get them hooked in the first place. In Making the Match she offers guidance in three distinct areas that will assist teachers and librarians in steering students to the literature they love: knowing the readers, knowing the books, and knowing the strategies."