Article discusses a dozen recommended books for helping children cope with personal, political and social disasters, through coping strategies, healing journeys, and budding activism.
Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English
Journal of Children's Literature
Children's literature; young adult literature; disaster
Desai, Christina M.; Elaine B. Daniels; Yoo Kyung Sung; and Irene Welch. "A Dozen Great Books: Dealing with Disaster: Ways of Coping, Healing, and Fighting Back." Journal of Children's Literature 36, 2 (2010): 80-84. http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/ulls_fsp/91