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

  • Volume 148
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  • ISBN-10: 1414462050
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462059
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 223 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released February 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: Australian Children's Literature, Walter de la Mare, Martha Finley, and Valerie Hobbs.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414439156 | ISBN-13: 9781414439150

Reviews

". . . will never lose its validity or importance." -- Children's Book Review Service

— Children's Book Review Service

Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
Australian Children’s Literature.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
Nineteenth-Century Australian Children's Literature.
Multiculturalism in Australian Children's Literature.
Further Reading.
Walter de la Mare 1873-1956.
British poet, novelist, anthologist, and children's book writer.
Martha Finley 1828-1909.
American children's book writer and novelist.
Entry is devoted to Finley's series of juvenile fiction Elsie Dinsmore (1867-1905).
Valerie Hobbs 1941-.
American children's book writer.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-148 Title Index.

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Children's Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 148  (ISBN-10: 1414439156 | ISBN-13: 9781414439150)

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: $398.00

Children's Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 148  (ISBN-10: 1414439156 | ISBN-13: 9781414439150)

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: $398.00