Cawelti, John G.
. Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press, 1976.
A discussion of popular formulaic literature.
Feldhusen, John F. and Treffinger, Donald J.
. Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt, 1980.
A how-to book for teaching critical and creative thinking and problem solving skills.
Hoomes, Eleanor W.
. Hawthorne, New Jersey: Educational Impressions, 1985.
A teacher’s guide to helping students write detective fiction. Includes interesting background material for teachers and students. Lesson plans and worksheets which are structured to require students to use higher level thinking skills.
McAleer, Neil. “Getting Creative Birth of a Notion.”
, Vol. II, April, 1989, p. 113.
A discussion of recent findings in the field of creativity.
Norton, Donna E.
. Columbia, Ohio: Merrill Publishing, 1987.
A textbook about all kinds of children’s literature.
Roedell, Carolyn. “Field Trips.”
, Vol. 7, May/Summer, 1989, pp. 4-5.
A discussion of how to plan activities requiring higher level thinking skills around field trips.
Winks, Robin W.
, 2nd ed. Woodstock, Vermont: The Countryman Press, 1988.
A collection of essays about detective fiction.