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Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Edging the Boundaries of Children's Literature / Edition 1

Edging the Boundaries of Children's Literature / Edition 1

by Carol J. Winters


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ISBN-13: 9780205287758
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date: 02/21/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.98(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents



1.The Boundaries of Children's Literature.

2.Picture Books and the Narrative Role of Illustration.

3.Alphabet and Counting Books: Teaching More Than Letter and Numbers.

4.The Delight and Wisdom of Children's Poetry.

5.The Oral Voices of Folklore.

6.Myths and Epics: Tales of Universal Truths.

7.The Retelling of the Biblical Tale.

8.Fantasy: Conceiving Truth through the Imagination.

9.Realism: Truth, Whether It Happened or Not.

10.Historical Fiction: Recasting the Past.

11.Biography: The Telling of a Life's Story.

12.Nonfiction: A Pack of Facts in Pursuit of Truth.

Chronological Listing of Caldecott Award Books.

Chronological Listing of Newbery Award Books.

General Index.

Author and Title Index.

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