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Kid's Literature in Context is a transparent, available and concise creation to kid's literature and its wider contexts. It starts off via introducing key matters focused on the examine of kid's literature and its social, cultural and literary contexts. shut readings of ordinarily studied texts together with Lewis Carroll's Alice books, the fantastic Wizard of ounces, The Lion, the Witch and the cloth cabinet, the Harry Potter sequence and the His darkish fabrics trilogy spotlight significant issues and methods of examining kid's literature. A bankruptcy on afterlives and diversifications explores quite a number wider cultural texts together with the movie diversifications of Harry Potter, The Chronicles of Narnia and The Golden Compass. the ultimate part introduces key serious interpretations from assorted views on matters together with innocence, gender, fable, psychoanalysis and beliefs. 'Review, analyzing and examine' sections supply feedback for additional interpreting, dialogue and examine. Introducing texts, contexts and feedback, it is a full of life and updated source for someone learning kid's literature.

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