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York Notes Companions Children's Literature
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YORK NOTES COMPANIONS CHILDREN'S LITERATURE

PAPERBACK BY PEARSON, LUCY

£11.25

ISBN
9781408266625
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LONGMAN
 
 
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PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
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IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
344 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
15 SEP 2011

DESCRIPTION

This volume discusses Children's Literature through the ages from fairy tales and early didactic literature through to the classics of the nineteenth and twentieth-centuries and the modern day.

CONTENTS

Part One: Introduction Part Two: A Cultural Overview Part Three: Texts, Writers and Contexts Alternative Worlds: Carroll, Lewis and Wynne Jones Real Lives: Alcott, Ashley and Wilson Adventure Stories: Wyss, Ransome and Muchamore Rhymes and Rhythms: Stevenson, Seuss and Zephaniah Picture Books: Sendak, Browne and Child Young Adult Fiction: Blume, Chambers and Larbalestier Part Four: Critical Theories and Debates Criticising Children's Literature Gender and Sexuality Children's Literature and Ideology The Future of Children's Literature Part Five: References and Resources Timeline Further Reading Index