Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children's Literature / Edition 8

Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children's Literature / Edition 8

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by Donna E. Norton, Saundra Norton
     
 

ISBN-10: 013702875X

ISBN-13: 9780137028757

Pub. Date: 03/28/2010

Publisher: Pearson

No text better prepares you for evaluating, choosing, and sharing quality children’s literature than Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children’s Literature. This streamlined eighth edition continues to provide a visually stunning, theoretically sound, comprehensive overview of children’s literature. Sharpened focus on…  See more details below

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No text better prepares you for evaluating, choosing, and sharing quality children’s literature than Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children’s Literature. This streamlined eighth edition continues to provide a visually stunning, theoretically sound, comprehensive overview of children’s literature. Sharpened focus on contemporary issues in the field, deepened coverage of biography and informational books, and newly integrated technology give this new edition added relevance in the changing field. In addition to the text's contemporary and valuable information on literature for younger readers, some of the brightest stars of children’s literature lend their talents to the new edition, providing insight into the craft and addressing the changing needs of middle grades readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780137028757
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/28/2010
Series:
MyEducationKit Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
53,849
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

  1. The Child Responds to Literature
  2. The History of Children's Literature
  3. Evaluating ane Selecting Literature for Children
  4. Artists and Their Illustrations
  5. Picture Books
  6. Traditional Literature
  7. Modern Fantasy
  8. Poetry
  9. Contemporary Realistic Fiction
  10. Historical Fiction
  11. Biographies
  12. Informational Books

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