The Presence Of The Past

Pub Date : 2002-09-11 | Author : Valerie Krips | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135576127
ISBN 13 : 1135576122

The presence of the Past studies the interaction of heritage and fiction written for children over a 40 year period in Britain, exploring a range of works for children from The Tal..

Reading History In Children S Books

Pub Date : 2012-07-17 | Author : Catherine Butler | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137026033
ISBN 13 : 1137026030

This book offers a critical account of historical books about Britain written for children, including realist novels, non-fiction, fantasy and alternative histories. It also invest..

The Big Guide 2

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Valerie Coghlan | Publisher : O'Brien Press

ISBN 10 : 1872917062
ISBN 13 : 9781872917061

Hundreds of reviews of recent children's books and articles about contemporary children's literature. The contributors are all highly regarded commentators in the area of children'..

Modern Children S Literature

Pub Date : 2014-12-12 | Author : Catherine Butler | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781137365019
ISBN 13 : 1137365013

First published in 2005, Modern Children's Literature has established itself as an indispensable introduction to the academic study of children's literature. This collection of sti..

Crosscurrents Of Children S Literature

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : John Daniel Stahl | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 0195134931
ISBN 13 : 9780195134933

This volume combines a wide variety of primary texts with critical readings, examines the texts within the context of critical debates, explores the ways in which children's litera..