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ERIC Number: EJ465813
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0894-2498
Boarding School Books--A Unique Literary Opportunity.
Moore, Rebecca Cabell
Journal of Youth Services in Libraries, v6 n4 p378-86 Sum 1993
Provides an overview of boarding school stories in children's literature and explains their appeal in terms of the enclosed setting and personal development, learning to fit in, absence of outside influences, the perceived atmosphere, and the established framework of the setting. A list of recommended classic and modern stories is included. (16 references) (EAM)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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