Beach, J. D. (2015). Do children read the children's literature adults recommend? A comparison of adult's and children's annual "best" lists in the United States 1975–2005 . In: New Review of Children’s Litrature and Librarianship. London, UK: New Review of Children’s Litrature and Librarianship. vol. 21, pp. 1-25.
Beach, J. D. (2011). Les fonctions de la pratique lettrée: perspectives théocratique, aristocratique et démocratique. In: Littéracie et diversité, 17e conférence européenne sur la lecture/ Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Literacy. Mons: Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Literacy.
Beach, J. D. (2007). Comedy: Children’s literature’s hidden treasure. In: Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Reading. Berlin: Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Reading.
Beach, J. D., and Combs, M. (1994). Stories and storytelling: Personalizing the social studies. The Reading Teacher. vol. 47, pp. 464-471.
Beach, J. D. (1992). New trends in an historical perspective: Literature's place in language arts education. Language Arts. vol. 69, pp. 550-556.
Beach, J. D. (1991). Comparing paired novels to learn the elements of fiction in the children's literature course. The Reading Professor. vol. 14, pp. 23-27.
Beach, J. D. (1983). Teaching students to write informational reports. . Chicago, IL: The Elementary School Journal. vol. 84, pp. 213-220.
Other<br>Beach, John D., "Special Informal Storytelling Gathering " , Storytelling Special Interest Group, International Reading Association, New Orleans, LA. May 11, 2014 - May 11, 2014<br />Storytelling performance as a Featured Teller at the annual evening event at the IRA convention.
Other<br>Beach, John D. Performer, "Playing with stories: Story crafting for teachers, students, writers, and other imaginative thinkers." , NCTE Storytelling Committee, National Council of Teachers of English, Washington, DC. November 21, 2014 - November 21, 2014<br />Storytelling performance as Featured Teller at "The Swapping Ground" evening event at the annual convention of NCTE. This event has been given each year at the convention since 1990.