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

  • Volume 188
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  • ISBN-10: 141449386X
  • ISBN-13: 9781414493862
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 263 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2013
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 2013
  • 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

  • Entries in this volume include: Avi, James Fenimore, Mark Haddon, and Charles M. Schulz.
  • 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: 1414494297 | ISBN-13: 9781414494296

Table of Contents

Avi 1937- (American author of picture books and fiction for juveniles and young adults).
James Fenimore Cooper 1789-1851 (Entry devoted to the young-adult novel The Last of the Mohicans, 1826).
Mark Haddon 1962- (Entry devoted to the young-adult novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, 2003).
Charles M. Schulz 1922-2000 (American cartoonist and author of juvenile fiction, nonfiction, and teleplays).