The Awesome Book A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature DJVU For All Devices

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A Critical Handbook of Children
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Original Title: A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature (7th Edition) Stars Rating: 3.42 of 5 stars
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Additional Info: Paperback, 400 pages
Book's Language: English Published: August 28th 2002 by Allyn & Bacon (first published January 1st 1976)

Book Description:

"Unlike an anthology of children's literature, which includes only chapters or summaries, this outstanding seventh edition teaches how to make appropriate judgments about what constitutes quality children's literature. Using the critical standards for all literature, explanations are supplemented by special issues in judging books for children." Taking readers through the "Unlike an anthology of children's literature, which includes only chapters or summaries, this outstanding seventh edition teaches how to make appropriate judgments about what constitutes quality children's literature. Using the critical standards for all literature, explanations are supplemented by special issues in judging books for children." Taking readers through the definitions of literary terms by reviewing plot, character, theme, setting, point of view, style, and tone, and including special sections on censorship and the importance of reading aloud, Lukens provides sound criteria for assessing the merit of children's books. The book also includes chapters on rhymes, poetry, biography, and informational books. Emphasis is placed on multicultural literature, making it a book intended for use with a wide variety of children's books." For anyone interested in children's literature, education, language arts, and/or educational media.

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