ERIC Number: EJ636835
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Secrets in "The Day of Ahmed's Secret."
Duckett, Peter; Knox, Marjorie
Journal of Children's Literature, v27 n2 p29-34 Fall 2001
Examines images and the written text in the picture book, "The Day of Ahmed's Secret," by Florence Parry Heide and Judith Heide Gilliland. Examines the book in greater detail by looking for issues of authenticity as well as social issues within the book's pictures and written texts. (SG)
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Discourse Analysis, Literary Criticism, Picture Books, Secondary Education, Social Problems
Published by the Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English, Evelyn Freeman, co-editor, School of Teaching and Learning, The Ohio State University, 333 Arps Hall, 1945 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Images in Children's Literature.