Children's Literature: A Reader's History, from Aesop to Harry Potter

Children's Literature

A Reader's History, from Aesop to Harry Potter

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ISBN10: 0226473007 ISBN13: 9780226473000 Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr Published: Jun 15 2008 Pages: 385 Weight: 1.45lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

A critical overview of the world of children's literature charts the makings of the Western literary imagination and explores ancient and contemporary iconic books--including Aesop's fables, Mother Goose, Where the Wild Things Are, and Harry Potter--that have forged a lifelong love of literature in young readers during their formative years.

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