The World Through Children's Books (Paperback)

By Susan Stan (Editor), Betsy Hearne (Foreword by)

Scarecrow Press, 9780810841987, 320pp.

Publication Date: December 21, 2001

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Description

A valuable and easy-to-use tool for librarians, teachers and others seeking to promote international understanding through children's literature. The annotated bibliography, organized geographically by world region and country, describes nearly 700 books representing 73 countries. Designed as a companion volume to Carl Tomlinson's Children's Books from Other Countries, it includes international children's books published between 1996 and 2000, as well as selected American books set in countries other than the United States. Sponsored by the United States Board for Young People (USBBY).


About the Author

Susan Stan is Assistant Professor of English at Central Michigan University.