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A Light in the Attic

Written By: Shel Silverstein
  • ID Book : 0062999702
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Number of Pages : 176
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 116
  • Supported Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • eFile : a-light-in-the-attic.pdf

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NOW AVAILABLE AS AN EBOOK! From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the creator of the beloved poetry collections Where the Sidewalk Ends, Falling Up, and Every Thing On It, comes an imaginative book of poems and drawings—a favorite of Shel Silverstein fans young and old. This digital edition also includes twelve poems previously only available in the special edition hardcover. A Light in the Attic delights with remarkable characters and hilariously profound poems in a collection readers will return to again and again. Here in the attic you will find Backward Bill, Sour Face Ann, the Meehoo with an Exactlywatt, and the Polar Bear in the Frigidaire. You will talk with Broiled Face, and find out what happens when Somebody steals your knees, you get caught by the Quick-Digesting Gink, a Mountain snores, and They Put a Brassiere on the Camel. Come on up to the attic of Shel Silverstein and let the light bring you home. And don't miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and Falling Up!

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  • Pages : 208
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 275
  • File Pdf: anne-frank-s-tales-from-the-secret-annex.pdf

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  • Publisher : GENERAL PRESS
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  • Pages : 256
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  • File Pdf: a-wrinkle-in-time.pdf

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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Isbn : 1982114436
  • Pages : 336
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 165
  • File Pdf: out-of-the-attic.pdf

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  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Isbn : 0062383205
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
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  • File Pdf: wayside-school-is-falling-down.pdf

Book Summary:

Bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Louis Sachar knows how to make readers laugh. And there are laughs galore in perennial favorite Wayside School Is Falling Down! Yum! Miss Mush is dishing out her famous Mushroom Surprise in the Wayside School cafeteria. Ron says it tastes like hot dogs and grape jelly. Clean your plate and you’ll turn green in time for class picture day. Wear your craziest outfit and you’ll fit right in between Maurecia in her striped bikini and Calvin, who’s wearing his birthday tattoo. Say cheese! More than fifteen million readers have laughed at the clever and hilarious stories of Wayside School. So what are you waiting for? Come visit Wayside School! Kids 7 to 13 will zoom through these chapter books—laughing their way through the fast, funny, silly but relatable stories. This funny chapter book series includes: Sideways Stories from Wayside School Wayside School Is Falling Down Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger And now also Wayside School Beneath the Cloud of Doom, the brand-new, fourth installment in the series, and the first in twenty-five years!

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  • Publisher : Lyrical Press
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  • Pages : 256
  • Category : Fiction
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  • File Pdf: the-body-in-the-attic.pdf

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  • Publisher : Boldwood Books Ltd
  • Isbn : 1800485956
  • Pages :
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  • File Pdf: the-room-in-the-attic.pdf

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  • Pages : 256
  • Category : Fiction
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  • File Pdf: the-day-of-the-triffids.pdf

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  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Isbn : 0061965103
  • Pages : 64
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 230
  • File Pdf: the-giving-tree.pdf

Book Summary:

As The Giving Tree turns fifty, this timeless classic is available for the first time ever in ebook format. This digital edition allows young readers and lifelong fans to continue the legacy and love of a classic that will now reach an even wider audience. "Once there was a tree...and she loved a little boy." So begins a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein. This moving parable for all ages offers a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return. Every day the boy would come to the tree to eat her apples, swing from her branches, or slide down her trunk...and the tree was happy. But as the boy grew older he began to want more from the tree, and the tree gave and gave and gave. This is a tender story, touched with sadness, aglow with consolation. Shel Silverstein's incomparable career as a bestselling children's book author and illustrator began with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece, The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, and of classic poetry collections such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit. And don't miss the other Shel Silverstein ebooks, Where the Sidewalk Ends and A Light in the Attic!

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  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
  • Isbn : 1098040120
  • Pages : 32
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
  • Reads : 468
  • File Pdf: lights-in-the-attic.pdf

Book Summary:

The young girl in my story lives in a fantasy world most of the time. Her father works six days a week. She has no mother or siblings to play with, except for school she is by herself. So she created a fantasy world with playmates that she talks to. It takes up most of her time after school when her father is at work. Halloween spooks and goblins have always fascinated her. She does not understand the spirit world, but she has become involved with a friendly spirit. The experience seams so real that she becomes afraid and intrigued. Is it real or is it her imagination playing tricks? Of course, she couldn't tell anyone. The story becomes bizarre, scary, full of chuckles, and entertaining. It is the kind of story that you can't stop reading.

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  • Publisher : Educreation Publishing
  • Isbn : N.a
  • Pages : 72
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  • File Pdf: the-flickering-light-in-the-attic.pdf

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  • Pages : 272
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  • File Pdf: the-violence-of-being.pdf

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  • File Pdf: the-life-journey-of-a-missionary-s-son.pdf

Book Summary:

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  • Pages : 289
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  • File Pdf: silenced-in-the-library.pdf

Book Summary:

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By Cat Johnson
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  • Publisher : Cat Johnson
  • Isbn : N.a
  • Pages : 2000
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 454
  • File Pdf: the-mudville-collection.pdf

Book Summary:

The Complete Smalltown Secrets Series Welcome to Mudville. Within these stories you’ll find nosy neighbors and runaway livestock, big Victorians and a small-town coffee shop, contentious village meetings and a muddy river that tends to flood, a vintage diner and a local bar that serves the best wings around, a resale shop run by a feisty redhead where you can get anything from chainsaws to Chanel, a family-owned farm known for its corn (and the brothers who run it), and finally, one misplaced author who came for a visit and never left. And now, for the first time ever, the series is available in one volume. That's 6 full-length novels, 2 novellas, and 2 bonus short stories. ($26 USD retail value). There is mystery and humor, history and love, so get your binge on today! Titles Included: Kissing Books, Red Hot, Honey Buns, Zero Forks, Mister Naughty, Undercover Santa, Dog Days, Bad Dates, Bad Decisions, and Mabel & Mudd.

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  • Pages : 216
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 770
  • File Pdf: .pdf

Book Summary:

Jay Bonner has a hot lead. Hes close to finding answers about his biological parents. What he stumbles upon in Aunt Albas locked attic, however, is shocking.

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  • Pages : 452
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  • File Pdf: the-faith-of-a-dove.pdf

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Book Summary:

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  • Pages : 634
  • Category : Fiction
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Book Summary:

Barefoot in Beaufort is a trilogy containing the first three books in the Sarah Bowers series. The books are for young ladies ages eight to eighty. Girls today should find the books interesting and insightful as they learn that over half a century ago their grandmothers were taught values much like girls today. Twelfth Summer is the first in the series of eight historical novels set in the 1940s. Each of the books is fast paced-containing adventure, danger, sadness and hilarity. Fishing, a secret hideaway, a hurricane and a cousins wedding all conspire to make the summer on the coast with grandparents anything but ordinary. The Bowers children learn from parents and grandparents the importance of family ties strengthened by traditional values. Using good manners and showing respect for others is learned and maintained within the family unit. Thirteenth Summer follows. Sarah Bowers looks forward to once again spending time with her maternal grandparents in the little town by the sea. She renews friendships made the summer before, observes and is influenced by their attitudes, beliefs and diverse personalities. Sarah makes a tough choice because it is the right thing to do. She watches as her younger brother courageously brings home a stray dog and stands strong before the disapproving looks of his mother, grandmother and most of all, Clara, the cook. Sarah receives a strange request from a special someone in Canton, Ohio. Fourteenth Summer finds Sarah in Beaufort because of the threat of infantile paralysis. Characters from the first two books are reintroduced. Throughout the book Sarah, her friend Nancy and Granny Jewel embark on the daunting task of finding a suitable bride for Uncle Herb. He surprises all with a request to bring someone home to dinner. Sarah is asked secretly if she would return the following summer and be a bridesmaid.

The Attic Saint

By Tim Drake
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  • Publisher : Emmaus Road Publishing
  • Isbn : 164585017X
  • Pages : 48
  • Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Reads : 637
  • File Pdf: the-attic-saint.pdf

Book Summary:

Leo and his family have just moved to a strange home in a new city. The house has stained glass windows, steaming radiators, and a cavernous basement. But it also has an attic. In the attic, where the veil between heaven and earth becomes very thin, Leo will form a friendship that transcends both time and space. In The Attic Saint, a heartening tale for children of all ages, the wisdom and beauty of the Catholic faith shine brilliantly. Author Tim Drake’s inspired story is brought to life through Theodore Schluenderfritz’s vivid illustrations.

The War with Grandpa

By Robert Kimmel Smith
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  • Publisher : Yearling
  • Isbn : 030754902X
  • Pages : 160
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 641
  • File Pdf: the-war-with-grandpa.pdf

Book Summary:

Don't miss the laugh-out-loud classic about a boy who leaps into battle when he's forced to share a room with his grandfather--now a major motion picture starring Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Christopher Walken, Jane Seymour, Rob Riggle, Cheech Marin, and Oakes Fegley! Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves right into Peter’s room, forcing him upstairs. Peter loves his grandpa but wants his room back. He has no choice but to declare war! With the help of his friends, Peter devises outrageous plans to make Grandpa surrender the room. But Grandpa is tougher than he looks. Rather than give in, Grandpa plans to get even. They used to be such great pals. Has their war gone too far? WINNER OF TEN STATE READING AWARDS AN IRA-CBC CHILDREN'S CHOICE "Peter tells this story with honesty and humor....By the story's end, Peter has learned much about the causes and effects of war--and human dignity."-School Library Journal "The humor of the story derives from Peter's first-person account and from the reader's recognition of Peter's valiant effort to maintain two mutually exclusive emotions."-The Horn Book Magazine

Ghostly Tales of Iowa

By Ruth D Hein,Vicky L Hinsenbrock
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Adventure Publications
  • Isbn : 1591933277
  • Pages : 200
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 143
  • File Pdf: ghostly-tales-of-iowa.pdf

Book Summary:

Iowa's folklore is rich in stories of the uncanny and spine-tingling. Since pioneer days, there have been tales of unexplained hovering lights, footsteps that no one visible made and shadows haunting forests and caves. In Ghostly Tales of Iowa, you'll encounter benevolent spirits who enjoy company and sometimes tease the flesh-and-bone residents who share their homes. There are also stories of spirits that prefer solitary existence or have business to finish before they will have rest. Some stories will make you laugh; others will make you wonder. Whether you believe in ghosts or not, this collection of ghost stories is sure to entertain.

Building radon out a stepbystep guide on how to build radonresistant homes.

  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Isbn : 1428900705
  • Pages :
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  • Reads : 309
  • File Pdf: building-radon-out-a-step.pdf

Book Summary:

Read and download full book Building radon out a stepbystep guide on how to build radonresistant homes.

Beloved Darkness

By Ambrose Grim
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Isbn : 1365371344
  • Pages :
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 332
  • File Pdf: beloved-darkness.pdf

Book Summary:

The only thing Freddy Gordon ever wanted was to be a journalist. When he hired in at J. Carrol Grady publishing, he expected to rise to the top - not quickly, necessarily - but eventually. This of course never happened. When publisher J. Carrol Grady gave him his big break, Freddy took the job without a second thought... but when he arrives in Hope Valley, Freddy finds he may have bitten more than he can chew. Join Freddy Gordon in his adventure, as he pursues destiny through Hope Valley, chasing ambition, advancement, and the unknown, and always his Beloved Darkness.

Haunted Ontario 3

By Terry Boyle
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Isbn : 1459717678
  • Pages : 248
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 133
  • File Pdf: haunted-ontario-3.pdf

Book Summary:

Gripping descriptions of paranormal experiences will leave the reader in awe. Interested in discovering more about haunted Ontario? Join Terry Boyle as he explores the shadowlands beyond the grave. Revel in the outstanding evidence of spirit habitation in museums, historic homes, inns, jails, and graveyards. Witness the full apparition of the innkeeper’s wife at Greystones Inn in Orangeville. Encounter the misty form of a civil war veteran in the graveyard of the old St. Thomas church. Experience the incredible slamming-of-doors at the Keefer Mansion in Thorold. Visit a whole village of spirits who share the buildings at Black Creek Pioneer Village. You can even spend the entire night in the Orillia Opera House with Terry and his friends. Prepare to be scared out of your wits with the stories behind these and other hauntings. After providing you with a list of addresses, phone numbers, and websites for each location, Terry invites you and all other ghost enthusiasts along for the adventure. Feeling brave? Watch for Haunted Ontario 4 arriving May 2015.

The Masterpiece

By Émile Zola
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn : 0192593218
  • Pages : 400
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 583
  • File Pdf: the-masterpiece.pdf

Book Summary:

The Masterpiece is the tragic story of Claude Lantier, an ambitious and talented young artist from the provinces who has come to conquer Paris and is conquered by the flaws in his own genius. While his boyhood friend Pierre Sandoz becomes a successful novelist, Claude's originality is mocked at the Salon and turns gradually into a doomed obsession with one great canvas. Life - in the form of his model and wife Christine and their deformed child Jacques - is sacrificed on the altar of Art. The Masterpiece is the most autobiographical of the twenty novels in Zola's Rougon-Macquart series. Set in the 1860s and 1870s, it provides a unique insight into his career as a writer and his relationship with Cézanne, a friend since their schooldays in Aix-en-Provence. It also presents a well-documented account of the turbulent Bohemia world in which the Impressionists came to prominence despit the conservatism of the Academy and the ridicule of the general public. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

Come My Love

By Claudette T. Bourque
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Dorrance Publishing
  • Isbn : 1636612539
  • Pages : 298
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 720
  • File Pdf: come-my-love.pdf

Book Summary:

Come My Love By: Claudette T. Bourque Kathleen’s life seems perfect: She is running a very successful business in Austin, Texas, and her boyfriend is crazy about her. But when Kathleen starts having a recurring nightmare in which she is the dying wife of a mysterious man, she begins to wonder if her life is really all that fulfilling. This dissatisfaction leads Kathleen back to her childhood roots, Elm Bluff, Alabama, where she purchases a stately, and slightly rundown, Victorian mansion built by the handsome Dr. Matthew Stone in 1868—shortly before the death of his wife. One night during a rainstorm, Kathleen is shocked to see Dr. Stone walk into her bedroom. Could it really be him, or is he just a figment of her imagination? Kathleen will soon come to find that her new home is so much more than just a house—it’s a pathway to her future.

Mennyms Alive

By Sylvia Waugh
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Isbn : 1448195411
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 563
  • File Pdf: mennyms-alive.pdf

Book Summary:

Final chapter in the MENNYMS saga about a life-size family of rag-dolls which has captured the imagination and hearts of readers all over the world. The Mennyms have always lived in danger, ever since their maker, Kate Henshaw, has instilled in them an indomitable life force, a life force that has carried them through many perils. But now with shocking suddeness, that life force has abandoned them all except for Soobie - the sole survivor. As the blue Mennym he's always been a bit special and it's amazing he's come this far when others have perished. . . . . but are his problems just beginning? Includes extra content detailing the story behind how the Mennyms came to be. Previously unpublished and exclusive to the ebook editions, the author hopes her readers, new and old, will enjoy discovering the back story to this mysterious family of life-sized rag dolls.

The Secret Country

By Pamela Dean
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Isbn : 1440684448
  • Pages : 384
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
  • Reads : 102
  • File Pdf: the-secret-country.pdf

Book Summary:

What happens when your fantasy world turns real...? Each vacation for the past nine years, cousins Patrick, Ruth, Ellen, Ted, and Laura have played a game they call the “Secret”—and invented, scripted world full of witches, unicorns, a magic ring, court intrigue, and the Dragon King. In the Secret, they can imagine anything into reality, and shape destiny. Then the unbelievable happens: by trick or by chance, they actually find themselves in the Secret Country, their made-up identities now real. The five have arrived at the start of their games, with the Country on the edge of war. What was once exciting and wonderful now looms threateningly before them, and no one is sure how to stop it… or if they will ever get back home. "An intricate sparkling web of intrigue and magic. One of me very favorites.”—Patricia C. Wrede, author of Dealing with Dragons

A Change in Course

By JD Cline
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Dorrance Publishing
  • Isbn : 1637641516
  • Pages : 368
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 965
  • File Pdf: a-change-in-course.pdf

Book Summary:

A Change in Course By: JD Cline Tragedy strikes two individuals on opposite sides of the country. At the pinnacle of his career in New York City, Matt seems to have it all. With a promotion on the horizon, Matt’s world suddenly comes crashing down when he learns his personal life and career have irrevocably collided. Meanwhile, Alexandra is in a loveless marriage in California until one day her life of luxury and passivity implodes, forcing her to face the reality she’s been avoiding. With nowhere to turn, Matt and Alexandra each venture into their pasts to rebuild their futures. None of it is easy, and they will be tested along the way, but fate has a way of leading us where we need to go, if we only listen to our hearts.

Broken Harbour

By Tana French
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Isbn : 1444720996
  • Pages : 496
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 841
  • File Pdf: broken-harbour.pdf

Book Summary:

In Broken Harbour, a ghost estate outside Dublin - half-built, half-inhabited, half-abandoned - two children and their father are dead. The mother is on her way to intensive care. Scorcher Kennedy is given the case because he is the Murder squad's star detective. At first he and his rookie partner, Richie, think this is a simple one: Pat Spain was a casualty of the recession, so he killed his children, tried to kill his wife Jenny, and finished off with himself. But there are too many inexplicable details and the evidence is pointing in two directions at once. Scorcher's personal life is tugging for his attention. Seeing the case on the news has sent his sister Dina off the rails again, and she's resurrecting something that Scorcher thought he had tightly under control: what happened to their family, one summer at Broken Harbour, back when they were children. The neat compartments of his life are breaking down, and the sudden tangle of work and family is putting both at risk . . .

The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature

By Karen Coats
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Isbn : 1472575563
  • Pages : 456
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 132
  • File Pdf: the-bloomsbury-introduction-to-children-s-and-young-adult-literature.pdf

Book Summary:

From Maria Edgeworth, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to Sherman Alexie, Sharon Flake, and Gene Luen Yang, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults. Exploring a diverse range of writing, The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature includes: - Chapters covering key genres and forms from fiction, nonfiction, and poetry to picture books, graphic novels and fairy tales - A history of changing ideas of childhood and adolescence - Coverage of psychological, educational and literary theoretical approaches - Practical guidance on researching, reading and writing about children's and young adult literature - Explorations of children's and young adult film, TV and new media In addition, “Extending Your Study” sections at the end of each chapter provide advice on further reading, writing, discussion and online resources as well as case study responses from writers and teachers in the field. Accessibly written for both students new to the subject and experienced teachers, this is the most comprehensive single volume introduction to the study of writing for young people.

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