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Children's & teenage literature studies

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Children's & teenage literature studies

Paperback. A title that takes on a very big subject: the glorious span of literature from Greek myth to graphic novels, from The Canterbury Tales to Harry Potter. With masterful digressions into various themes - censorship, narrative tricks, self-publishing, taste, creativity and madness - it demonstrates the full depth and intrigue of reading. Num Pages: 288 pages, 40 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 140 x 25. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300205312
ISBN
9780300205312

€ 13.99
€ 12.93

Paperback. Since its publication in 1908, Anne of Green Gables has been an enduring bestseller and arguably Canada's most famous novel. Editor(s): Rubio, Mary Henley; Waterston, Elizabeth. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 213 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393926958
ISBN
9780393926958

€ 16.67

Hardcover. In this volume, the authors identify and assess all young adult novels that include autism content-either suggested or stated overtly-beginning with a novel published in 1968. Num Pages: 166 pages, 1 black & white illustrations, 30 tables. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; DSY; GBCR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 161 x 17. Weight in Grams: 381.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442251830
ISBN
9781442251830

€ 83.98
€ 83.68

Hardcover. A fascinating look at the gardens that helped inspire the settings for Beatrix Potter's stories. Num Pages: 339 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSK; DSY; WM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 168 x 25. Weight in Grams: 798.
Publisher
Timber Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604693638
ISBN
9781604693638

€ 21.99
€ 16.83

Paperback. Explores the queerness of young adult literature that contains lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and questioning characters, some written by LGBTQ identified authors, while presenting lessons for secondary English classrooms. Editor(s): Linville, Darla; Carlson, David Lee. Series: Gender and Sexualities in Education. Num Pages: 227 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433129537
ISBN
9781433129537

€ 33.99
€ 32.77

Paperback. Hundreds of reviews of recent children's books and articles about contemporary children's literature. The contributors are all highly regarded commentators in the area of children's books. Editor(s): Coghlan, Valerie; Keenan, Celia; Coughlan, Valerie. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBR; DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 324 x 218 x 9. Weight in Grams: 408. 8vo..Good clean copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
IBbY Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0288917
ISBN
9781872917061

€ 10.00

Hardcover. C. S. Lewis's seven-book series about the fictional land of Narnia has become an irrefutable classic. This collection of original, wide-ranging essays explores the past, present and future importance of The Chronicles of Narnia, providing the most current, and some of the most cutting-edge, research about this popular fantasy series. Editor(s): Abate, Michelle Ann; Weldy, Lance. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 144 x 17. Weight in Grams: 396.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230301245
ISBN
9780230301245

€ 85.92

Paperback. This 1908 collection for school children includes a selection from the writings of the explorer Captain John Smith (1580-1631). Editor(s): Benians, Ernest Alfred. Num Pages: 260 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJC; DSB; DSY; RGR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 131 x 17. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
260
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107698116
ISBN
9781107698116

€ 37.67

Paperback. Editor(s): Coghlan, Susanna; Fitzpatrick, Mary; O'Dea, Lucy. Num Pages: 64 pages, 54 scans & photographs. BIC Classification: DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
Ibby Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954135201
ISBN
9780954135201

€ 10.32

Paperback. In this lively discussion Kim Reynolds looks at what children's literature is, why it is interesting, how it contributes to culture, and how it is studied as literature. Providing examples from across history and various types of children's literature, she introduces the key debates, developments, and people involved. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 15 black and white halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 113 x 9. Weight in Grams: 126.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199560240
ISBN
9780199560240

€ 11.99
€ 10.47

Paperback.
Publisher
Northcote House Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780746312186
ISBN
9780746312186

€ 23.85

Paperback. This invaluable Guide surveys the key critical works and debates in the vibrant field of children's literature since its inception. Leading expert Pat Pinsent combines a chronological overview of developments in the genre with analysis of key theorists and theories, and subject-specific methodologies. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 20. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137335456
ISBN
9781137335456

€ 32.89

Paperback. Series: York Notes Companions. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: DSR; DSY. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 210 x 146 x 20. Weight in Grams: 434.
Publisher
Longman Pub Group
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408266625
ISBN
9781408266625

€ 14.99
€ 12.21

Hardcover. After the first phase of industrialization in Britain, the child emerged as both a victim of and a threat to capitalism. This book explores the changing relationship between the child and capitalist society in the works of some of the most important writers of children's and young-adult texts in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 232 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 145 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230364127
ISBN
9780230364127

€ 100.53

Paperback. Featuring close readings of commonly studied texts, this book takes students of Children's Literature through the key works, their contexts and critical and popular afterlives. It begins by introducing key issues involved in the study of children's literature and its social, cultural and literary contexts. Series: Texts and Contexts. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: DSK; DSY. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 139 x 216 x 12. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847064875
ISBN
9781847064875

€ 26.24

Paperback. Bringing together the expertise of high profile international teachers and researchers, this handbook provides anyone studying Children's Literature with useful and practical guidance on research methods. Wide-ranging and balanced in approach, the book covers core topics such as approaching history, visual material, archives and theory. Editor(s): Reynolds, Kimberley; Grenby, Matthew O. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 215 x 16. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230525542
ISBN
9780230525542

€ 38.06

Paperback. This lively and accessible collection of essays by leading scholars, some reprinted and others newly commissioned, provides a social and literary overview of the field of children's literature. Designed with the needs of students and teachers in mind, it explores history and genres, current concerns and possible future directions. Editor(s): Maybin, Janet; Watson, Nicola J. Num Pages: 432 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 668.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230227132
ISBN
9780230227132

€ 40.65

Paperback. This lively and accessible collection of essays by leading scholars and children's writers, some reprinted and others newly commissioned, provides students with high quality critical material on the most widely studied classic and contemporary texts. Chronologically organized, it spans picture books to the cross-over fiction of Harry Potter. Editor(s): Montgomery, Heather; Watson, Nicola J. Num Pages: 424 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230227149
ISBN
9780230227149

€ 41.95

Paperback. Series: Studies in Surrealism. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: ABA; AC; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 174 x 245 x 19. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138270107
ISBN
9781138270107

€ 56.71

Hardcover. Reception studies have transformed the classics. Editor(s): Lovatt, Helen; Hodkinson, Owen. Series: Library of Classical Studies. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: DSY; HBLA1; HRKP3; JFCX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781788310208
ISBN
9781788310208

€ 93.49

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