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

  • Volume 237
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  • ISBN-10: 1410383237
  • ISBN-13: 9781410383235
  • DDC: 028.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • Shipping Weight: 1.80 lbs ( .82 kgs)
  • 250 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2020, 2020, 2020
  • © 2020 | Available January 2020



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

Joel Chandler Harris 1845-1908 (American short-story writer, novelist, folklorist, and journalist).
Karin Michaëlis 1872-1950 (Danish novelist, short-story writer, children’s writer, and essayist).