1st Edition

Sticks and Stones
The Troublesome Success of Children's Literature from Slovenly Peter to Harry Potter

ISBN 9780415938808
Published January 25, 2002 by Routledge
228 Pages 2 Color Illustrations

USD $46.95

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Book Description

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.



Jack Zipes is Professor of German at the University of Minnesota. Among his many publications are Don't Bet on the Prince (Routledge), Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (Bantam), and most recently the Oxford Companion to the Fairy Tale.


"If [Zipes'] scholarship could be spread over several curricule vitae, the breadth and quality of it could certainly bring tenure to three or four scholars." -- Donald R. Hettinga