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Popular Children's Literature in Britain

Book Description
The astonishing success of J. K. Rowling and other contemporary children's authors has demonstrated how passionately children can commit to the books they love. But this kind of devotion is not new. This timely volume takes up the challenge of assessing the complex interplay of forces that have created the popularity of children's books both today and in the past.The essays collected here ask abou... More
Book Information
PublisherAshgate Publishing
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages356
Publication Date06/13/2008
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About Dennis Butts (Author, Editor) : Dennis Butts is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Dennis Butts include The Secret Garden (Oxford World's Classics), Popular Children's Literature, ... more
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About Julia Briggs (Author, Editor) : Julia Briggs is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Julia Briggs include Popular Children's Literature, 1700-1900, Edith Nesbit: A Woman of Passion, ... more
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