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ERIC Number: EJ653459
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-1381
Virginia Hamilton's "The House of Dies Drear": A Textual Analysis of Embedding African American Literary Features.
Brooks, Wanda
New Advocate, v15 n4 p283-91 Fall 2002
Considers how as the demand for African American children's literature grows, those concerned with struggling readers are beginning to ask tough questions about the literature's possible influence on various aspects of reading development. Suggests that researchers should continually scrutinize the specific features contained in these books to further substantiate claims about their worth in an in depth way. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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