eBook Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People

  • Volume 155
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  • ISBN-10: 1414462123
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462127
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 231 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Overview

Children’s Literature Review assembles critical responses to the writings of the world’s most renowned children’s writers and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators. Each entry includes a set of previously published reviews, essays, and other critical responses from sources that include scholarly books and journals, literary magazines, interviews, letters, and diaries, carefully selected to create a representative history and cross-section of critical responses.

Features and Benefits

  • Entries included in this volume: Arthurian Legends for Children, Wilhelm Hauff, and Margaret Mahy.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414445741 | ISBN-13: 9781414445748

Reviews

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Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
Arthurian Legends for Children.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
Howard Pyle and the Arthurian Legend.
Sir Gawain Stories for Children.
Contemporary Arthur Stories for Children.
Further Reading.
Wilhelm Hauff.
German novelist and author of children’s fairy tales.
Entry is devoted to Hauff’s fairy tale Dwarf Long Nose (1827) through 2004.
Margaret Mahy 1936-.
New Zealander essayist, and author of juvenile fiction, picture books, and young adult novels.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-155 Title Index.

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Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 155  (ISBN-10: 1414445741 | ISBN-13: 9781414445748)

Children’s Literature Review assembles critical responses to the writings of the world’s most renowned children’s writers and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators. Each entry includes a set of previously published reviews, essays, and other critical responses from sources that include scholarly books and journals, literary magazines, interviews, letters, and diaries, carefully selected to create a representative history and cross-section of critical responses.

Price: $379.00

Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 155  (ISBN-10: 1414445741 | ISBN-13: 9781414445748)

Children’s Literature Review assembles critical responses to the writings of the world’s most renowned children’s writers and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators. Each entry includes a set of previously published reviews, essays, and other critical responses from sources that include scholarly books and journals, literary magazines, interviews, letters, and diaries, carefully selected to create a representative history and cross-section of critical responses.

Price: $379.00