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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Kathleen T Horning
|ISBN:||0060245190 9780060245191 006446167X 9780064461672|
|Description:||x, 230 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||A critical approach to children's books: How children's books are published --
The parts of a book --
Categories of children's books --
Books of information: Authority and responsibility of the author --
Writing style --
Documentation of sources --
Traditional literature: Classification of traditional literature --
Original sources --
Narrative style --
Literary folktales --
Poetry, verse, rhymes, and songs: Nursery rhymes --
Humorous poetry and light verse --
Poetry collections --
Picture books: Text --
Easy readers and transitional books: Easy readers --
Transitional books --
Fiction: Plot --
Point of view --
Writing a review: The distinction between reviewing and literary criticism --
Preparing to review --
Writing the review.
|Responsibility:||Kathleen T. Horning.|
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Great source for beginning children's book reviewers!
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