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

  • Volume 149
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  • ISBN-10: 1414462069
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462066
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 258 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released April 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: Carol Ryrie Brink, Cinderella in Children’s Literature, Ruth Nichols, and Jane Yolen.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414439164 | ISBN-13: 9781414439167

Reviews

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Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
Carol Ryrie Brink 1895-1981.
American novelist, essayist, and author of juvenile fiction and plays.
Entry is devoted to Ballantyne’s novel Caddie Woodlawn (1935).
Cinderella in Children’s Literature.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
Origins of the Cinderella Story.
Studies of International Variants of the Cinderella Story.
Contemporized Versions of the Cinderella Story.
Further Reading.
Ruth Nichols 1948-.
Canadian novelist and young adult novelist.
Jane Yolen 1939-.
American novelist, poet, editor, nonfiction writer, and author of picture books, children’s poetry, fairy tales, folklore, and juvenile and young adult novels, poetry, nonfiction, and short stories.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-149 Title Index.

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Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 149  (ISBN-10: 1414439164 | ISBN-13: 9781414439167)

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 149  (ISBN-10: 1414439164 | ISBN-13: 9781414439167)

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