The Best in Children's Books: The University of Chicago Guide to Children's Literature, 1966-72

The Best in Children's Books: The University of Chicago Guide to Children's Literature, 1966-72

by Zena Sutherland
     
 

When the Center for Children's Books was established at the University of Chicago in 1945 one of its goals in setting up a collection of trade books written for children was the evaluation and analysis of books in terms of uses, appeals, and literary quality. The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, which grew out of a memorandum that circulated within the… See more details below

Overview

When the Center for Children's Books was established at the University of Chicago in 1945 one of its goals in setting up a collection of trade books written for children was the evaluation and analysis of books in terms of uses, appeals, and literary quality. The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, which grew out of a memorandum that circulated within the Graduate School of Education, now is sponsored by the Graduate Library School and has international circulation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226780580
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
02/01/1976

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Suggestions for Using This Book
Reviews of Books
Appendix: Addresses of Publishers of Listed Children's Books
Indexes
 
1. Title Index
2. Developmental Values Index
3. Curricular Use Index
4. Reading Level Index
5. Subject Index
6. Type of Literature Index

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