eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195;

❰Read❯ ➲ Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter Author Seth Lerer – Weplayit.co Ever since children have learned to read there has been children’s literature Children’s Literature charts the makings of the Western literary imagination from Aesop’s fables to Mother Goose froEver since children have learned to read there has been children’s literature Children’s Literature charts the makings of the Western literary imagination from Aesop’s fables to Mother Goose from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to Peter Pan from Wher.

E the Wild Things Are to Harry PotterThe only single volume work to capture the rich and diverse history of children’s literature in its full panorama this extraordinary book reveals why J R R Tolkien Dr Seuss Laura Ingalls Wilder Beatrix Potter and many.

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eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195;

eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; Professor Seth Lerer 1956 is a contemporary Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Stanford University specialising in historical analyses of the English language in addition to critical analyses of the works of several authors including in particular Geoffrey Chaucer wikipedia

10 thoughts on “Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter

  1. Kimberly Dawn Kimberly Dawn says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleThis book is a truly great accomplishment by Seth Lerer University of California Professor of Literature Scholarly yet completely readable relatable and enjoyable For serious book lovers a total delight


  2. Waller Waller says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleI chose this book for my Social History of Children's Literature class based on the first few chapters which did a great job of exposing some of the pre 17th century roots of children's reading Even there his rather idiosyncratic approach to children's books they are all about reading and writing duh which reflects his background as a philologistAs we got further into the book though it was clear that he hadhas a profound ignorance of large swaths of children's literature and of children's literature criticism another guy coming in from outside to show the world how important kids' books are without reali


  3. Nancy Nancy says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleA very readable book that I used in my History of Children's Literature grad class I enjoyed the historical aspect and how societal changes has affected how books are written and read today


  4. Sarah Hannah Sarah Hannah says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleSo this book probably would have been much better from the start if it hadn't called itself a history of children's literature Really it's a history of pedagogy and child development using literature as somewhat of a thread At times he some interesting things to say and I did appreciate the general information about eras and themes and all that but it was so jumbly and


  5. Angela Hill Angela Hill says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleI really enjoyed and found helpful Dr Lerer's analysis of ancient literature While I found myself disagreeing with some of his assertions as he discussed modern literature I do have to admit this book made me rethink some of my own opinions about children's literature


  6. stillme stillme says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleRead it for the history Aesop 19th century if you enjoy historical background and stop thereI got excited about from the introduction and first couple of chapters As a historian and children's librarian I found the background on older and ancient works quite interesting But once he got to the modern 20th and 21st century I disagreed with just about everything he wrote It seems that he doesn't like or enjoy anything written after 1950 Besides not every modern book has to be literature or ironic or pushing an author's agenda These are books for children what about pure fun? Additionally I feel that illustrations are a significant part of children's literature today and he gave it a cursory and weak overview tacked on in the final chapter


  7. Jason Wilson Jason Wilson says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleThe basic thesis of this book is that the history of children’s writing is a history of reading of the ways didactic and otherwise that books shape our childhoods This works to an extent and fascinating ground is covered Use of Aesop in Ancient Greece medieval teaching Puritan literacy that fed secular equivalents Victorian and Edwardian trends and finally some nods to modern developments His train of thought on how modern books continue to owe to the past and the way texts reflect us is interesting and valuable but too much of importance is missing The author is right that there isn’t room for everything but important trends are missed The teenage detective genre from Nancy Drew who gets a quick passing mention to Enid Blyton May have had its day a bit Alex Rider arguably owes to Bond than Drewbut it’s influence was huge many women in positions of power today cite Drew as an empowering influence The tracing o


  8. passeriform passeriform says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleI recently assigned this book as the main secondaryhistorical text in an undergraduate children's literature course It's illuminating and useful particularly because of its huge historical and to a limited extent geographical scope and certainly worth reading if you want to learn about children's literature in a broader context as


  9. Kimberly Brooks Kimberly Brooks says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleBeing a first grade teacher I LOVE children's books so I was excited about reading this I have to admit though that it too


  10. Kristin Lizzie Kristin Lizzie says:

    eBook Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to #195; weplayitco #195; children's ebok, literature kindle, reader's free, history ebok, from book, aesop kindle, harry kindle, potter mobile, Children's Literature book, A Reader's ebok, A Reader's History from free, Literature A Reader's epub, Literature A Reader's History from pdf, Children's Literature A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter KindleWhile I don't agree with all of Lerer's critical frameworks especially his chapters on imperial era literature yikes I still think this is a must read for anyone who loves children's literature as much as I do It's scholarly yet easy to read and extremely thorough


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