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

  • Volume 189
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  • ISBN-10: 1414493878
  • ISBN-13: 9781414493879
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 265 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 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 authors 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: Bernard Ashley, Eve Bunting, Anne Frank, and Henry James.
  • 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: 1414494300 | ISBN-13: 9781414494302

Table of Contents

Bernard Ashley 1935- (English novelist, short-story writer, playwright, and author of picture books for juveniles and young adults).
Eve Bunting 1928- (Northern Irish-born American novelist, nonfiction writer for young adults, and author of picture books and easy readers for juveniles).
Anne Frank 1929-1945 (Entry devoted to the diary "The Diary of a Young Girl", 1947).
Henry James 1843-1916 (Entry devoted to the novella "The Turn of the Screw", 1898).