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This Book Thinks You're a Maths Genius
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This Book Thinks You're a Maths Genius explores seven key areas of maths: geometry, space and volume, statistics, numbers and number patterns, codes a...
The art of Winnie-the-Pooh
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Winnie the Pooh and his friends from the Hundred Acre Wood are some of the world's most beloved characters in children's literature. But before they a...

The hidden adult
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What exactly is a children's book? How is children's literature defined as a genre? A leading scholar presents close readings of six classic stories t...
The Cambridge companion to children's literature
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Some of the most innovative and spell-binding literature has been written for young people, but only recently has academic study embraced its range an...

Books for children, books for adults
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In this groundbreaking and wide-ranging study, Teresa Michals explores why some books originally written for a mixed-age audience, such as Daniel Defo...
Evolution and imagination in Victorian children's literature
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Evolutionary theory sparked numerous speculations about human development, and one of the most ardently embraced was the idea that children are animal...

Another history of the children's picture book
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This book calls for a re-imagining of global picture book history: with the former Soviet Union at the centre of this narrative web. The result of an ...
Beatrix Potter's gardening life
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A New York Times BestsellerWinner of the Garden Writers Association Gold Award There aren't many books more beloved than The Tale of Peter Rabbit and ...

Winnie-the-Pooh
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Winnie-the-Pooh is one of the best-loved and most successful children's characters of all time. Published to accompany a major exhibition at the Victo...
The life and loves of Edith Nesbit
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'A very well-researched biography.' Kate Atkinson Edith Nesbit is considered the inventor of the children's adventure story and her brilliant childre...

Alice's adventures in Wonderland
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'But I don't want to go among mad people,' Alice remarked. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the Cat. 'We're all mad here.' The 'Alice' books are two o...
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter
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J. K. Rowling's popular series of books about the boy wizard Harry Potter has captivated readers of all ages around the world. Selling more than 400 m...

The classic fairy tales
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This Norton Critical Edition collects forty-four fairy tales, from the fifth century to the present. The Classic Fairy Tales focuses on six tale types...
Silly books to read aloud
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Acclaimed children's book authority Rob Reid creates the ultimate guide to choosing fun and funny stories to read with and to your children and grandc...

The collected Peter Pan
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'To die will be an awfully big adventure.' Peter Pan, the boy who refused to grow up, is one of the immortals of children's literature. J. M. Barrie ...
Astrid Lindgren
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The first English-language biography of Astrid Lindgren provides a moving and revealing portrait of the beloved Scandinavian literary icon whose adven...

Selected tales
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'Once upon a time in mid-winter, when the snowflakes were falling from the sky like down, a queen was sitting and sewing at a window ...' The tales g...
The uses of enchantment
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Wicked stepmothers and beautiful princesses . magic forests and enchanted towers . little pigs and big bad wolves . Fairy tales have been an integral ...

Over the river and through the wood
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Over the River and Through the Wood is the first and only collection of its kind, offering readers an unequaled view of the quality and diversity of n...
The annotated Brothers Grimm
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Of all of the rich fairy-tale collections that exist in countries throughout the world, few are better known than those gathered almost two centuries ...