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

  • Volume 242
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1410395413
  • ISBN-13: 9781410395412
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • Shipping Weight: .00 lbs ( .00 kgs)
  • 251 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2021, 2020, 2020
  • © 2021 | Available October 2020
  • 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

Russell Hoban 1925-2011 (American novelist and author of children’s fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and picture books).
C. S. Lewis 1898-1963 (Irish-born English novelist, short-story writer, nonfiction writer, essayist, critic, children’s writer, autobiographer, poet, and translator).