Sticks and Stones

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

By Jack Zipes

© 2002 – Routledge

228 pages | 2 Color Illus.

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New in Paperback: 9780415938808
pub: 2002-01-25
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About the Book

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


"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

About the Author

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.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies