Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children's Literature / Edition 7

Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children's Literature / Edition 7

by Donna E. Norton, Saundra E. Norton, Saundra E. Norton
     
 

In its seventh edition, Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children’s Literature continues to be a visually stunning, theoretically sound, comprehensive overview of children’s literature. It focuses squarely on selecting and evaluating quality literature to share with children and guiding them to appreciate and respond to that

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In its seventh edition, Through the Eyes of a Child: An Introduction to Children’s Literature continues to be a visually stunning, theoretically sound, comprehensive overview of children’s literature. It focuses squarely on selecting and evaluating quality literature to share with children and guiding them to appreciate and respond to that literature. This edition features multicultural literature and young adult literature in every chapter, expanded coverage of biographies and informational books and over 100 new children’s titles referenced throughout. A children’s literature CD-ROM accompanies the book and contains bibliographic information for thousands of titles, making it even easier to share quality literature with children and adolescents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132202961
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
06/13/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1The child responds to literature1
Ch. 2The history of children's literature43
Ch. 3Evaluating and selecting literature for children73
Ch. 4Artists and their illustrations117
Ch. 5Picture books161
Ch. 6Traditional literature207
Ch. 7Modern fantasy271
Ch. 8Poetry315
Ch. 9Contemporary realistic fiction361
Ch. 10Historical fiction415
Ch. 11Biographies461
Ch. 12Informational books499

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