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Such a Simple Little Tale: Critical Responses to L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables

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New in paperback 2003. Here is a compilation of the best critical essays on this enduring classic. Selections focus on the many perspectives from which Anne of Green Gables is viewed. Is it children's literature, or does it fit a different area of literary scholarship? Each of the articles breaks new ground in the literary criticism of Montgomery's book. Also included is a ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published June 11th 2003 by Scarecrow Press (first published 1992)
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Quick read; some ideas relevant to MHL; I always wish that Montgomery crit would cover her whole body of work more.
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Mavis Reimer is Canada Research Chair in the Culture of Childhood, director of the Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures, and an associate professor in the Department of English at the University of Winnipeg. She is co-author with Perry Nodelman of the third edition of The Pleasures of Children’s Literature and editor of a collection of essays on Anne of Green Gables, entitled S ...more
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