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Essentials of Children's Literature: Pearson New International Edition (7th edition)

Essentials of Children's Literature: Pearson New International Edition (7th edition)

By: Kathy G. Short (author), Carl M. Tomlinson (author), Carol M. Lynch-Brown (author)Paperback

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This brief, affordable, straightforward book-packed with rich resources-is a true compendium of information about children's literature and how to use children's literature in the classroom. It is designed to awaken, reawaken, and motivate students to share literature with children. In clear, concise, direct narrative using recommended book lists, examples, figures, and tables in combination with prose, this book conveys the body of knowledge about children's literature and about teaching literature to children. The Seventh Edition of this best-selling book adds a new co-author, Kathy G. Short, to the well-known author team of Carol Lynch-Brown and Carl M. Tomlinson.


ContentsFeaturesFigures and TablesPrefacePart One Children and LiteratureChapter 1 Learning about Children and Their LiteratureChapter 2 Learning about Reading and LiteratureChapter 3 Learning about LiteraturePart Two Categories of LiteratureChapter 4 PoetryChapter 5 Picture BooksChapter 6 Traditional LiteratureChapter 7 Modern FantasyChapter 8 Realistic FictionChapter 9 Historical Fiction and BiographyChapter 10 Informational BooksChapter 11 Literature for a Diverse SocietyPart Three Literature in the SchoolChapter 12 Planning the CurriculumChapter 13 Engaging Children with Literature

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781292021348
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9781292021348
  • weight: 812
  • ISBN10: 1292021349
  • edition: 7th edition

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