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Alternative worlds in fantasy fiction

Author: Peter Hunt; Millicent Lenz
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2001.
Series: Contemporary classics of children's literature.
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A guide to children's literature about alternative worlds, focusing on the work of Ursula Le Guin, Terry Pratchett and Philip Pulman.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Philip Pullman; Terry Pratchett; Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin; Terry Pratchett; Philip Pullman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hunt; Millicent Lenz
ISBN: 0826449360 9780826449368 0826449379 9780826449375 0826477607 9780826477606
OCLC Number: 46649829
Description: 174 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Ursula K. Le Guin --
Terry Pratchett --
Philip Pullman.
Series Title: Contemporary classics of children's literature.
Responsibility: Peter Hunt and Millicent Lenz.

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This is a critical study of Ursula le Guin, Philip Pullman and Terry Pratchett. It overviews the "alworlds" genre and studies the "Earthsea" quartet, the "Discworld" series and the "His Dark  Read more...

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