ERIC Number: EJ539004
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
"Octagon Magic": Andre Norton and Revitalizing the Girls' Book.
Dressel, Janice Hartwick; Molson, Francis J.
Children's Literature in Education, v27 n4 p209-18 Dec 1996
Argues that Andre Norton's "Octagon Magic" is neither a conventional girls' book, nor a witch tale, nor a time fantasy but rather a unique coming-of-age story best understood within the context of theorists such as Carol Gilligan, Mary Belenk, and Jean Baker Miller. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A