The Resource From cover to cover : evaluating and reviewing children's books, Kathleen T. Horning

From cover to cover : evaluating and reviewing children's books, Kathleen T. Horning

Label
From cover to cover : evaluating and reviewing children's books
Title
From cover to cover
Title remainder
evaluating and reviewing children's books
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen T. Horning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Demonstrates how to think about and critically evaluate several different genres of children's books." Also includes information about how books evolve from manuscripts to bound books, about the parts of a book (jacket flaps, title page, copyright, Cataloging-in-Publication information, etc.), and about "how to write clearly articulated, reasoned opinions so that others can learn about books they have not yet read."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horning, Kathleen T
Index
index present
LC call number
PN98.B7
LC item number
H67 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book reviewing
  • Children's literature
  • Children
  • Book reviewing
  • Children
  • Children's literature
Label
From cover to cover : evaluating and reviewing children's books, Kathleen T. Horning
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A critical approach to children's books: How children's books are published -- The parts of a book -- Categories of children's books -- Books of information: Authority and responsibility of the author -- Organization -- Illustrations -- Design -- Writing style -- Documentation of sources -- Traditional literature: Classification of traditional literature -- Original sources -- Narrative style -- Illustrations -- Collections -- Literary folktales -- Poetry, verse, rhymes, and songs: Nursery rhymes -- Humorous poetry and light verse -- Poetry collections -- Songs -- Picture books: Text -- Illustrations -- Easy readers and transitional books: Easy readers -- Transitional books -- Fiction: Plot -- Characterization -- Point of view -- Setting -- Style -- Theme -- Writing a review: The distinction between reviewing and literary criticism -- Preparing to review -- Writing the review
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 230 pages
Isbn
9780064461672
Lccn
96027281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35114952
  • (OCoLC)ocm35114952
Label
From cover to cover : evaluating and reviewing children's books, Kathleen T. Horning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A critical approach to children's books: How children's books are published -- The parts of a book -- Categories of children's books -- Books of information: Authority and responsibility of the author -- Organization -- Illustrations -- Design -- Writing style -- Documentation of sources -- Traditional literature: Classification of traditional literature -- Original sources -- Narrative style -- Illustrations -- Collections -- Literary folktales -- Poetry, verse, rhymes, and songs: Nursery rhymes -- Humorous poetry and light verse -- Poetry collections -- Songs -- Picture books: Text -- Illustrations -- Easy readers and transitional books: Easy readers -- Transitional books -- Fiction: Plot -- Characterization -- Point of view -- Setting -- Style -- Theme -- Writing a review: The distinction between reviewing and literary criticism -- Preparing to review -- Writing the review
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 230 pages
Isbn
9780064461672
Lccn
96027281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35114952
  • (OCoLC)ocm35114952

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