Children's Literature Products

  • Integrating Literature in the Disciplines

    Enhancing Adolescent Learning and Literacy, 2nd Edition

    By Sharon Kane

    The Second Edition of this practical and comprehensive resource offers a multitude of ways to incorporate literature into teaching and learning across a range of disciplines. Future and practicing teachers, librarians, instructional coaches, and school leaders can implement the ideas within this…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • The Arctic in Literature for Children and Young Adults

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi Hansson, Maria Lindgren Leavenworth, Anka Ryall

    As a setting for juvenile literature, the Arctic has traditionally been a space for adventure, the exotic and the fantastic. More recent works have used the Arctic setting to explore a dystopian future, often related to climate change. The aim of the present volume is to examine themes in Arctic…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Children, Childhood, and Musical Theater

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donelle Ruwe, James Leve

    Bringing together scholars from musicology, literature, childhood studies, and theater, this volume examines the ways in which children's musicals tap into adult nostalgia for childhood while appealing to the needs and consumer potential of the child. The contributors take up a wide range of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-17 
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Information Books for Children

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Barker

    First published in 1992, this book will be an invaluable help to librarians, teachers and parents looking for quality information books for children. Four Hundred and Seventy titles have been selected by an experienced team of reviewers for young people between the ages 3 and 16. Written by…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Children's Fiction 1900–1950

    1st Edition

    By John Cooper

    First published in 1998, this volume explores how the genre of school stories had become firmly established by the turn of the twentieth century, having been built on the foundations laid by writers such as Thomas Hughes and F.W. Farrar. Stories for girls were also taking on a more exciting…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Empty Nurseries, Queer Occupants

    Reproduction and the Future in Ibsen’s Late Plays, 1st Edition

    By Olivia Noble Gunn

    Who is the proper occupant of the nursery? The obvious answer is the child, and not an archive, a seductive troll-princess, or poor fosterlings. Nevertheless, characters in Hedda Gabler, The Master Builder, and Little Eyolf intend to host these improper occupants in their children’s rooms. Dr. Gunn…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • A Guide to Children's Reference Books and Multimedia Material

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Hancock

    First published in 1998 , A Guide to Children’s Reference Books and Multi Material provides essential information on over 250 children’s reference products for parents, teachers and librarians wishing to purchase the best books and multimedia material in the late 90’s.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rumpelstiltskin’s Secret

    What Women Didn’t Tell the Grimms, 1st Edition

    By Harry Rand

    Everyone knows Rumpelstiltskin's story. Or thinks they do. We heard it as children. We might affectionately remember the adult voices reciting the tale or recall the light in the room and the time of day when we enjoyed hearing this scripted performance. A grownup's voice added roughness and pitch…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Shakespeare and Girls’ Studies

    1st Edition

    By Ariane M. Balizet

    A modern-day Taming of the Shrew that concludes at a high school prom. An agoraphobic Olivia from Twelfth Night sending video dispatches from her bedroom. A time-traveling teenager finding romance in the house of Capulet. Shakespeare and Girls’ Studies posits that Shakespeare in popular culture is…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Animals and Their Children in Victorian Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brenda Ayres, Sarah Elizabeth Maier

    Whether a secularized morality, biblical worldview, or unstated set of mores, the Victorian period can and always will be distinguished from those before and after for its pervasive sense of the "proper way" of thinking, speaking, doing, and acting. Animals in literature taught Victorian children…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • Representations of Slavery in Children’s Picture Books

    Teaching and Learning about Slavery in K-12 Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By Raphael E. Rogers

    Drawing on critical race theory, critical race feminism, critical multicultural analysis, and intertextuality this book examines how slavery is represented in contemporary children’s picture books. Through analysis of recently published picture books about slavery, Rogers discusses how these books…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Victorian Coral Islands of Empire, Mission, and the Boys’ Adventure Novel

    1st Edition

    By Michelle Elleray

    Attending to the mid-Victorian boys’ adventure novel and its connections with missionary culture, Michelle Elleray investigates how empire was conveyed to Victorian children in popular forms, with a focus on the South Pacific as a key location of adventure tales and missionary efforts. The volume…

    Hardback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

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