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Published: 01 June 2015

704 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199695140

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Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Second Edition

Daniel Hahn

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  • Over 3,500 authoritative and accessible entries on every aspect of children's literature, covering authors, illustrators, works, characters, genres, and much more. From Mark Haddon to Harry Potter, Raymond Briggs to Maurice Sendak, and Douglas Adams to The Gruffalo
  • Features entries on English-language authors, works, and illustrators from the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, as well as the UK and Ireland
  • Coverage of non-English-language authors, whose works exist in English translation, including Timothee de Fombelle, Cornelia Funke, and Astrid Lindgren
  • Useful lists of children's literature prizes and prizewinners

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