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

  • Volume 190
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  • ISBN-10: 1414493886
  • ISBN-13: 9781414493886
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 261 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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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

  • This volume covers Margaret Mitchell, Toni Morrison, Rick Riordan, and John Wyndham.
  • A cumulative title index to the entire series is published separately (included in subscription).

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: 1414494319 | ISBN-13: 9781414494319

Table of Contents

Margaret Mitchell 1900-1949 (Entry devoted to the novel "Gone with the Wind", 1936).
Toni Morrison 1931- (Entry devoted to the young-adult novel "The Bluest Eye", 1970).
Rick Riordan 1964- (American novelist).
John Wyndham 1903-1969 (English novelist and short-story writer for young adults).