Children's Literature Products

  • Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass

    A Publishing History, 1st Edition

    By Zoe Jaques, Eugene Giddens

    Emerging in several different versions during the author's lifetime, Lewis Carroll's Alice novels have a publishing history almost as magical and mysterious as the stories themselves. Zoe Jaques and Eugene Giddens offer a detailed and nuanced account of the initial publication of Alice's Adventures…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Rediscoveries in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Suzanne Rahn

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Records of Girlhood

    Volume Two: An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women’s Childhoods, 1st Edition

    By Valerie Sanders

    In this sequel to her 2000 anthology, Valerie Sanders again brings together an influential group of women whose autobiographical accounts of their childhoods show them making sense of the children they were and the women they have become. The fourteen women included juxtapose recollections of the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Representations of China in British Children's Fiction, 1851-1911

    1st Edition

    By Shih-Wen Chen

    In her extensively researched exploration of China in British children’s literature, Shih-Wen Chen provides a sustained critique of the reductive dichotomies that have limited insight into the cultural and educative role these fictions played in disseminating ideas and knowledge about China. Chen…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Female Rebellion in Young Adult Dystopian Fiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sara K. Day, Miranda A. Green-Barteet, Amy L. Montz

    Responding to the increasingly powerful presence of dystopian literature for young adults, this volume focuses on novels featuring a female protagonist who contends with societal and governmental threats at the same time that she is navigating the treacherous waters of young adulthood. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • The Presence of the Past

    Memory, Heritage and Childhood in Post-War Britain, 1st Edition

    By Valerie Krips

    The presence of the Past studies the interaction of heritage and fiction written for children over a 40 year period in Britain, exploring a range of works for children from The Tale of Peter Rabbit to I Spy.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Entranced by Story

    Brain, Tale and Teller, from Infancy to Old Age, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Crago

    We live in a world of stories; yet few of us pause to ask what stories actually are, why we consume them so avidly, and what they do for story makers and their audiences. This book focuses on the experiences that good stories generate: feelings of purposeful involvement, elevation, temporary loss…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • The Critical Merits of Young Adult Literature

    Coming of Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Crag Hill

    This examination of the literary effectiveness of young adult literature from a critical, research-oriented perspective answers two key questions asked by many teachers and scholars in the field: Does young adult literature stand up on its own as literature? Is it worthy of close study? The…

    Paperback – 2015-12-18
    Routledge

  • Genocide in Contemporary Children’s and Young Adult Literature

    Cambodia to Darfur, 1st Edition

    By Jane Gangi

    This book studies children’s and young adult literature of genocide since 1945, considering issues of representation and using postcolonial theory to provide both literary analysis and implications for educating the young. Many of the authors visited accurately and authentically portray the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Global Perspectives on Tarzan

    From King of the Jungle to International Icon, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annette Wannamaker, Michelle Ann Abate

    This collection seeks to understand the long-lasting and global appeal of Tarzan: Why is a story about a feral boy, who is raised by apes in the African jungle, so compelling and so adaptable to different cultural contexts and audiences? How is it that the same narrative serves as the basis for…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Hungarian Folktales

    The Art of Zsuzsanna Palk-, 1st Edition

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge

  • Colonial India in Children’s Literature

    1st Edition

    By Supriya Goswami

    Colonial India in Children’s Literature is the first book-length study to explore the intersections of children’s literature and defining historical moments in colonial India. Engaging with important theoretical and critical literature that deals with colonialism, hegemony, and marginalization in…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

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