Children's Literature Products

  • Fairy-Tale Films Beyond Disney

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Zipes, Pauline Greenhill, Kendra Magnus-Johnston

    The fairy tale has become one of the dominant cultural forms and genres internationally, thanks in large part to its many manifestations on screen. Yet the history and relevance of the fairy-tale film have largely been neglected. In this follow-up to Jack Zipes’s award-winning book The Enchanted…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22
    Routledge

  • Translating Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Lathey

    Translating Children’s Literature is an exploration of the many developmental and linguistic issues related to writing and translating for children, an audience that spans a period of enormous intellectual progress and affective change from birth to adolescence. Lathey looks at a broad range of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge
    Translation Practices Explained

  • 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

  • Challenging and Controversial Picturebooks

    Creative and critical responses to visual texts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet Evans

    It is often assumed that picturebooks are for very young readers because of their emphasis on the illustrations and their scarcity of text; however, there are increasing numbers of picturebooks where the age of the implied reader is questionable. These are picturebooks whose controversial…

    Paperback – 2015-05-29
    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

  • Contemporary Dystopian Fiction for Young Adults

    Brave New Teenagers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Balaka Basu, Katherine R. Broad, Carrie Hintz

    Winner of the Children’s Literature Association Edited Book Award From the jaded, wired teenagers of M.T. Anderson's Feed to the spirited young rebels of Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games trilogy, the protagonists of Young Adult dystopias are introducing a new generation of readers to the pleasures…

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

  • Medieval Literature for Children

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel T. Kline

    This volume will be a critical anthology of primary texts whose main audience was children and/or adolescents in the medieval period. Texts will include theoretical and interpretative introductions and commentary.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge

  • A Case for Teaching Literature in the Secondary School

    Why Reading Fiction Matters in an Age of Scientific Objectivity and Standardization, 1st Edition

    By Janet Alsup

    Taking a close look at the forces that affect English education in schools—at the ways literature, cognitive science, the privileging of the STEM disciplines, and current educational policies are connected—this timely book counters with a strong argument for the importance of continuing to teach…

    Paperback – 2015-04-20
    Routledge

  • (Con)Fusing Signs and Postmodern Positions

    Spanish American Performance, Experimental Writing, and the Critique of Political Confusion, 1st Edition

    By Robert Neustadt

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge

  • The Robber with a Witch's Head

    More Stories from the Great Treasury of Sicilian Folk and Fairy Tales Collected by Laura Gonzenbach, 1st Edition

    By Jack Zipes, Laura Gonzenbach

    The Robber with the Witch's Head presents almost fifty new stories about demons and clever maidens and princes. Bursting with life, this is a storyteller's dream, full of adventure and magic, translated by Jack Zipes.…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge

  • LEGO Studies

    Examining the Building Blocks of a Transmedial Phenomenon, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark J.P. Wolf

    Since the "Automatic Binding Bricks" that LEGO produced in 1949, and the LEGO "System of Play" that began with the release of Town Plan No. 1 (1955), LEGO bricks have gone on to become a global phenomenon, and the favorite building toy of children, as well as many an AFOL (Adult Fan of LEGO). LEGO…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • Representations of Technology in Science Fiction for Young People

    1st Edition

    By Noga Applebaum

    In this new book, Noga Applebaum surveys science fiction novels published for children and young adults from 1980 to the present, exposing the anti-technological bias existing within a genre often associated with the celebration of technology. Applebaum argues that perceptions of technology as a…

    Paperback – 2014-11-10
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

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