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

  • Volume 241
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  • ISBN-10: 1410395405
  • ISBN-13: 9781410395405
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • Shipping Weight: 1.85 lbs ( .84 kgs)
  • 247 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2020, 2020, 2020
  • © 2021 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available



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

  • Each volume includes cumulative author, topic, and nationality indexes as well as a volume-specific title index.

Table of Contents

Hergé 1907-1983(Belgian comic-book writer and illustrator).
Booth Tarkington 1869-1946 (American novelist, playwright, short-story writer, essayist, poet, and autobiographer).
Mildred D. Taylor 1943- (American author of juvenile and young-adult novels).