ERIC Number: EJ275412
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
"Go, and Catch a Falling Star": What Is a Good Children's Book?
Heins, Ethel L.
Theory into Practice, v21 n4 p247-53 Fall 1982
In attempting to define what constitutes a good children's book, the author looks at attitudes of those who have set standards in the past, such as Caroline Hewins, a Hartford, Connecticut, librarian of the late nineteenth century. Points that must be considered in evaluating children's books are made. (PP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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