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Handbook of Research on Children's and Young Adult Literature

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This landmark volume is the first to bring together leading scholarship on children's and young adult literature from three intersecting disciplines: Education, English, and Library and Information Science. Distinguished by its multidisciplinary approach, it describes and analyzes the different aspects of literary reading, texts, and contexts to illuminate how the book is ...more
Paperback, 555 pages
Published October 19th 2010 by Routledge (first published October 13th 2010)
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Bill
I have much to say about the strengths, weaknesses, and peculiarities of this book; but we are using it in a doctoral seminar this spring semester, and I plan to work with the students to construct an overall review.
Laura Faulkner
Wolf, S. A. (2011). Handbook of research on children's and young adult literature. New York: Routledge.

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Type of Reference: Handbook
Call Number: Ref 028.5

Content/Scope: This 555 page handbook provides an array of essay on children and young adult literature spanning education, English and library science. The essays vary from approach and take on the point of view of “the Reader”, “the Book” and “The World Around” and include topics such as the roots of children’s literatu
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Danica Page (One Page at a Time)
A really interesting book that saved my life when I was tyring to write my research paper.

For those truly fascniated with young audlt literature this will be an intriguing game.
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