ERIC Number: ED032304
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Horn Book Reflections On Children's Books and Reading. Selected from Eighteen Years of "The Horn Book Magazine"--1949-1966.
Field, Elinor Whitney, Ed.
This collection of 52 articles reprinted from the "Horn Book Magazine" (1949-66) is intended to stimulate discussion on all aspects of children's reading and children's books. The articles are collected under seven headings: "Inspiration--How It Comes;""Goals and Guidelines for Writers and Illustrators;""Re-creating Other Times;""The Matter of Poetry;""Fantasy, Yesterday and Today;""People and Places;" and "Family Reading and Storytelling." Among the contributors are authors and illustrators of children's literature, librarians, teachers, and parents. (JM)
Descriptors: Authors, Books, Childhood Interests, Children, Childrens Literature, Creative Writing, Fantasy, Imagination, Literature, Literature Appreciation, Poetry, Reading, Reading Materials, Story Reading, Story Telling, Tales
The Horn Book, Inc., 585 Boylston St., Boston, Massachusetts 02116 ($3.50, paperback)
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