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

  • Volume 157
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  • ISBN-10: 141446214X
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462141
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 221 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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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: Angela Brazil, Edgar Rice Burroughs, and African Children’s Literature.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414445768 | ISBN-13: 9781414445762

Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
Angela Brazil 1869-1947.
English playwright and author of young adult fiction.
Edgar Rice Burroughs 1875-1950.
American novelist, science fiction writer, and fantasist.
Entry presents commentary on Burroughs’s novel Tarzan of the Apes (1914) through 2001.
African Children’s Literature.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
National Literatures of West Africa.
National Literatures of Southern Africa.
Further Reading.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-157 Title Index.

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Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 157  (ISBN-10: 1414445768 | ISBN-13: 9781414445762)

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 157  (ISBN-10: 1414445768 | ISBN-13: 9781414445762)

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