skip to content
Children's books from other countries Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Children's books from other countries

Author: Carl M Tomlinson; United States Board on Books for Young People.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This annotated bibliography of children's books contains 724 titles from 29 countries printed between 1950 and 1966 - all in English, many in translation. The titles, organized by genre, have been selected for their high quality. Each annotation includes publishing history, suggested age range, country of origin, and a plot summary. An introductory essay provides an overview of the field of international children's  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Bibliography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl M Tomlinson; United States Board on Books for Young People.
ISBN: 0810834472 9780810834477
OCLC Number: 37801393
Description: xiii, 304 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. 1. International Children's Literature. International Children's Literature and This Bibliography. An Overview of International Children's Literature. How International Books Come to the United States. Identifying and Locating International Children's Books --
pt. 2. International Literature and Children. Sharing International Books with Children. Activities to Promote International Understanding. Conclusion. Details (Names, Addresses, Membership Procedures). References --
pt. 3. Annotated Bibliography. Using This Bibliography. Poetry. Picture Books. Realistic. Fantasy. Informational. Transitional Books. Realistic Fiction. Historical Fiction. Fantasy. Informational Books. Biography. Anthologies & Short Stories --
Appendix. Children's Book Awards.
Responsibility: [sponsored by] United States Board on Books for Young People ; Carl M. Tomlinson, editor.

Abstract:

This is a complete guide to international children's literature for librarians, teachers and others who are involved in the education of children. The bibliography covers books which were first  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...a worthwhile purchase for children's collections... * VOYA * Teachers and librarians looking for high-quality international titles will find this a useful tool. * School Library Journal * The Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37801393> # Children's books from other countries
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "37801393" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Place/lanham_md> ; # Lanham, Md.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/children_s_literature> ; # Children's literature
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100254> ; # Children--Books and reading--United States
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/Z1037> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/litterature_de_jeunesse_bibliographie> ; # Littérature de jeunesse--Bibliographie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/kinderliteratur> ; # Kinderliteratur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/children_books_and_reading> ; # Children--Books and reading
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/enfants_livres_et_lecture_etats_unis> ; # Enfants--Livres et lecture--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/children_united_states_books_and_reading> ; # Children--United States--Books and reading
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/028.55/e21/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2612072> ; # Carl M. Tomlinson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/142348266> ; # United States Board on Books for Young People.
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "This annotated bibliography of children's books contains 724 titles from 29 countries printed between 1950 and 1966 - all in English, many in translation. The titles, organized by genre, have been selected for their high quality. Each annotation includes publishing history, suggested age range, country of origin, and a plot summary. An introductory essay provides an overview of the field of international children's literature and suggestions on sharing international books with children. Grades K-8."@en ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. International Children's Literature. International Children's Literature and This Bibliography. An Overview of International Children's Literature. How International Books Come to the United States. Identifying and Locating International Children's Books -- pt. 2. International Literature and Children. Sharing International Books with Children. Activities to Promote International Understanding. Conclusion. Details (Names, Addresses, Membership Procedures). References -- pt. 3. Annotated Bibliography. Using This Bibliography. Poetry. Picture Books. Realistic. Fantasy. Informational. Transitional Books. Realistic Fiction. Historical Fiction. Fantasy. Informational Books. Biography. Anthologies & Short Stories -- Appendix. Children's Book Awards."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/617643> ;
    schema:genre "Bibliography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Bibliographies"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Children's books from other countries"@en ;
    schema:productID "37801393" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37801393#PublicationEvent/lanham_md_scarecrow_press_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Agent/scarecrow_press> ; # Scarecrow Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810834477> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9833405> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37801393> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Agent/scarecrow_press> # Scarecrow Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Scarecrow Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Place/lanham_md> # Lanham, Md.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Lanham, Md." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/children_books_and_reading> # Children--Books and reading
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Children--Books and reading"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/children_united_states_books_and_reading> # Children--United States--Books and reading
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Children--United States--Books and reading"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/enfants_livres_et_lecture_etats_unis> # Enfants--Livres et lecture--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Enfants--Livres et lecture--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/kinderliteratur> # Kinderliteratur
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kinderliteratur"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/617643#Topic/litterature_de_jeunesse_bibliographie> # Littérature de jeunesse--Bibliographie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Littérature de jeunesse--Bibliographie"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100254> # Children--Books and reading--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Children--Books and reading--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/142348266> # United States Board on Books for Young People.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States Board on Books for Young People." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2612072> # Carl M. Tomlinson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tomlinson" ;
    schema:givenName "Carl M." ;
    schema:name "Carl M. Tomlinson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810834477>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0810834472" ;
    schema:isbn "9780810834477" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.