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  • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Twins and Moreby Jack Canfield; Mark Victor Hansen; Susan M. Heim

    Chicken Soup for the Soul 2011; US$ 14.95

    This is Chicken Soup for the Soul's first book about the growing world of twins and multiples. Twins, parents of multiples, relatives of twins, or anyone interested in twins, triplets, and more will enjoy these inspirational, humorous, and touching stories . Twins and multiples are all over the news these days. Co-author Susan M. Heim, a well-regarded... more...

  • Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Widsom of Dadsby Jack Canfield; Mark Victor Hansen; Amy Newmark

    Chicken Soup for the Soul 2011; US$ 14.95

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Wisdom of Dads is a special way to pay tribute to Dad, and also a great read for all fathers and children. Stories remind readers of the special bond between fathers and children and the unique reverence children hold for their wise old dads. Children view their fathers with awe from the day they are born. Fathers... more...

  • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Woman to Womanby Jack Canfield; Mark Victor Hansen; Amy Newmark

    Chicken Soup for the Soul 2011; US$ 14.95

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Woman to Woman will inspire, amuse, support, and move readers with its 101 heartfelt stories for women of all ages, written by women just like them. Women have always been wonderful sources of inspiration and support for each other. They are willing to lay bare their souls, even to perfect strangers. Put two random women... more...

  • Children's Literature, Domestication, and Social Foundationby Layla AbdelRahim

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This study of children's literature as knowledge, culture, and social foundation bridges the gap between science and literature and examines the interconnectedness of fiction and reality as a two-way road. The book investigates how the civilized narrative orders experience by means of segregation, domestication, breeding, and extermination, arguing... more...

  • Children's Literature Comes of Ageby Maria Nikolajeva

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    Originally published in 1996. A detailed analysis of the art of children's literature covering world literature for children, children's literature as a canonical art form, the history of children's literature from a semiotic perspective, and epic, polyphony, chronotope, intertextuality, and metafiction in children's literature. more...

  • Children's Literature and the Avant-Gardeby Elina Druker; Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 149.00

    This chapter addresses what an avant-garde for children might look like, and what it might do. It is called “Surrealism for Children: Paradoxes and Possibilities” because the very notion of an avant-garde for children strikes the author as both paradoxical and not, and as both possible and impossible. In making this claim, the author argues... more...

  • Children's Literature as Communicationby Roger D. Sell

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 165.00

    In this book, members of the ChiLPA Project explore the children?s literature of several different cultures, ranging from ancient India, nineteenth century Russia, and the Soviet Union, to twentieth century Britain, America, Australia, Sweden, and Finland. The research covers not only the form and content of books for children, but also their potential... more...

  • Children's and YA Books in the College Classroomby Emily Dial-Driver; Jim Ford; Sara N. Beam

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 40.00

    Using children's and young adult literature is a great way to enhance a variety of college classes in fields as varied as biology, computer game development, political science and history. This collection of new essays by educators from a number of disciplines describes how to use such works as Where the Wild Things Are, The Tale of Peter Rabbit,... more...

  • Children?s Literature and the Posthumanby Zoe Jaques

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    An investigation of identity formation in children's literature, this book brings together children?s literature and recent critical concerns with posthuman identity to argue that children?s fiction offers sophisticated interventions into debates about what it means to be human, and in particular about humanity?s relationship to animals and the natural... more...

  • Chimerica (NHB Modern Plays)by Lucy Kirkwood

    Nick Hern Books 2013; US$ 11.99

    A powerful, provocative play about international relations and the shifting balance of power between East and West. Tiananmen Square, 1989. As tanks roll through Beijing and soldiers hammer on his hotel door, Joe – a young American photojournalist – captures a piece of history. New York, 2012. Joe is covering a presidential election,... more...