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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 7 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Children
    Children's Literature about Refugees: A Catalyst in the Classroom - by Julia Hope

    £19.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781858566962 | ISBN 10: 1858566967

    'It could happen to anybody', observed one nine-year-old child when her teacher read a book in class about refugees. Fiction provides the perfect conduit for the experiences of refugees so that young refugee students feel their experiences are valida ... more

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  • Cover image of book Theodor Geisel: A Portrait of the Man Who Became Dr. Seuss by Donald E. Pease
    Theodor Geisel: A Portrait of the Man Who Became Dr. Seuss - by Donald E. Pease

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780190614522 | ISBN 10: 0190614528

    Dr. Seuss's infectious rhymes, fanciful creatures, and roundabout plots not only changed the way children read but imagined the world. And to Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street, Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat and the Hat, these and other classics ha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tove Jansson: Work and Love by Tuula Karjalainen
    Tove Jansson: Work and Love - by Tuula Karjalainen

    £12.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780141978826 | ISBN 10: 0141978821

    The definitive illustrated biography of one of the most unique and beloved children's authors of the 20th century, the creator of the Moomins.   Tove Jansson (1914-2001) led a long, colourful and productive life, impacting significantly the politi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Drawn from the Archive: Hidden Histories of Illustration by Sarah Lawrence
    Drawn from the Archive: Hidden Histories of Illustration - by Sarah Lawrence

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780992882709 | ISBN 10: 0992882702

    Discover the creative process of some of our most celebrated illustrators in this stunning new collection from Seven Stories.  “A beautiful book to treasure” ~ Jacqueline Wilson   Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books ... more

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  • Cover image of book Graphic Canon of Children
    Graphic Canon of Children's Literature: The Definitive Anthology of Kid's Lit as Graphics & Visuals - by Russ Kick (Editor)

    £25.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781609805302 | ISBN 10: 1609805305

    In this follow-up volume to the lauded Graphic Canon series, master anthologist Russ Kick shows adults everywhere that great children's literature is great literature, period. And that it's not just for children.  The original three-volume an ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children
    Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children's Literature - by Julia L. Mickenberg and Philip Nel (editors)

    £21.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780814757215 | ISBN 10: 0814757219

    In 1912, a revolutionary chick cries, “Strike down the wall!” and liberates itself from the “egg state.” In 1940, ostriches pull their heads out of the sand and unite to fight fascism. In 1972, Baby X grows up without a gender and is happy about it.  ... more

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  • Cover image of book An Introduction to Children
    An Introduction to Children's Literature - by Peter Hunt

    £37.99   paperback   (1994) - ISBN 13: 9780192892430 | ISBN 10: 0192892436

    Children's literature is a remarkable area of writing and a growing area of study. Its characters - Pooh Bear, the Wizard of Oz, the Famous Five, Peter Rabbit - are part of most people's psyche and have strong links to basic myth and archetypes. They ... more

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