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

  • Volume 151
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  • ISBN-10: 1414462085
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462080
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 239 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released June 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: Aidan Chambers, Aldous Huxley, Bette Bao Lord, and Time-Slip Novels.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414439180 | ISBN-13: 9781414439181

Reviews

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Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
Aidan Chambers 1934-.
English essayist, young adult writer and author of juvenile fiction, short stories, picture books, and plays.
Aldous Huxley.
English novelist, essayist, poet, short story writer, and playwright young adult fiction.
Entry is devoted to Chamber’s novel Brave New World (1932).
Bette Bao Lord 1938-.
Chinese-American novelist, essayist, and author of juvenile fiction, and picture books.
Time-Slip Novels.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
Canadian and Antipodean Time-Slip Novels.
The Time-Slip Novels of E. Nesbit and Rudyard Kipling.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-151 Title Index.

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Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 151  (ISBN-10: 1414439180 | ISBN-13: 9781414439181)

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 151  (ISBN-10: 1414439180 | ISBN-13: 9781414439181)

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