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Feeling Like a Kid: Childhood and Children's Literature

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4 out of 5
Based on 93 Ratings and 22 Reviews

Book Description

In this engaging and reflective essay, Jerry Griswold examines the unique qualities of childhood experience and their reappearance as frequent themes in children's literature. Surveying dozens of classic and popular works for the young-from Heidi and The Wizard of Oz to Beatrix Potter and Harry Potter-Griswold demonstrates how great children's writers succeed because of their uncanny ability... More

Book Information
PublisherThe Johns Hopkins University Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages160
ISBN-100801885175
ISBN-13978-0801885174
Publication Date11/17/2006
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About Jerry Griswold (Author) : Jerry Griswold is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Jerry Griswold include Feeling Like a Kid: Childhood and Children's Literature, The Voyages of Doctor Doolittle (Signet C... more
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