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

  • Volume 195
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  • ISBN-10: 1569955670
  • ISBN-13: 9781569955673
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 261 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2015, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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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 in this volume include: Louisa May Alcott, Arthur Miller, and John Steinbeck.

What's New

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

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1569955573 | ISBN-13: 9781569955574

Table of Contents

Louisa May Alcott 1832-1888 (Entry devoted to the novel "Little Men", 1871).
Arthur Miller 1915-2005 (Entry devoted to the play "Death of a Salesman", 1949).
John Steinbeck 1902-1968 (Entry devoted to the novel "The Grapes of Wrath", 1939).