Modern children's literature is currently receiving much public and critical attention. Organized to show developments in children's literature over time and across genres, this attractively illustrated introductory guide looks at key British, American and Australian works, from picture books and texts for younger children, through to graphic novels and young adult fiction. Each chapter applies specific critical approaches, supported by explanatory boxed material and suggestions for further reading.
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Author Biography - Kimberley Reynolds
KIMBERLEY REYNOLDS is Professor of Children's Literature at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. She was previously Professor of Children's Literature at the University of Surrey, Roehampton, UK, where she founded the National Centre for Research in Children's Literature.