Children's Literature: A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter
, Non Fiction
, Literary Criticism
, Books About Books
, Library Science
Elaborate (and exceedingly unconvincing) theories based on surprisingly little knowledge of actual history--and an astonishing degree of ignorance of, and ignoring of, a vast range of writing for young people across the centuries. The book refers at the end to theories of bullshitting--the building...