Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.In his stories rabbis, thieves, and demons interact in mystical sequences that are presented as everyday events and illustrate the best of human nature as well as its darker side. ... China (1971), and in 1984, Stories for Children, containing thirty -six of his most popular short stories, was published. The Fools ofChelm and Their History (1973) is an exuberant, humorous retelling of traditional Yiddish/ Polish folktales about ... S.a#39;s favorite writing genre since the first grade has been poetry.
|Title||:||The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature|
|Author||:||Bernice E. Cullinan, Diane Goetz Person|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2005|