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Author Hearne, Betsy Gould.
Title Choosing books for children : a commonsense guide / Betsy Hearne ; with Deborah Stevenson.
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1999.
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 TCC (Ref)  Z1037.A1 H42 1999    IN LIBRARY
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xi, 229 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Choosing books for children -- First adventures with picture books -- Further adventures with picture books -- Jumping from picture books to older literature -- Fiction for older children -- Books for young adults -- Poetry for children -- Folklore for children -- Factual books for children -- Controversial children's books -- Live classics -- Tracking down good books -- Afterword -- Index.
Subject Children -- Books and reading -- United States.
Children's literature, English -- Bibliography.
Related Names Stevenson, Deborah.
ISBN 0252025164 (alk. paper)
0252069285 (pbk.)
OCLC number 40805417