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

  • Volume 152
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  • ISBN-10: 1414462093
  • ISBN-13: 9781414462097
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 231 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: J. R. R. Tolkien, Janusz Korczak, and Eighteenth Century Children’s Books.

What's New

  • Author, nationality, topic, and title indexes.

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414439199 | ISBN-13: 9781414439198

Reviews

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Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board.
J. R. R. Tolkien.
English novelist, essayist, and author of juvenile fiction.
Entry is devoted to Tolkien’s trilogy series The Lord of the Rings (1954-1955) through 2009.
Janusz Korczak 1878-1942.
Polish novelist, essayist, nonfiction writer, and author of juvenile fiction.
Eighteenth Century Children’s Books.
Introduction.
Representative Works.
Overviews and General Studies.
Eighteenth-Century Criticism of Period Children’s Books.
Eighteenth-Century British Children’s Books.
Eighteenth-Century American Children’s Books.
Further Reading.
CLR Cumulative Author Index.
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index.
CLR Cumulative Nationality Index.
CLR-152 Title Index.

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Children’s Literature Review: Excerpts from Reviews, Criticism, & Commentary on Books for Children & Young People, Volume 152  (ISBN-10: 1414439199 | ISBN-13: 9781414439198)

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 152  (ISBN-10: 1414439199 | ISBN-13: 9781414439198)

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