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Sticks and Stones

The Troublesome Success of Children's Literature from Slovenly Peter to Harry Potter

By Jack Zipes

Routledge – 2002 – 240 pages

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    978-0-415-93880-8
    January 25th 2002
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    November 12th 2000

Description

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

"If [Zipes'] scholarship could be spread over several curricule vitae, the breadth and quality of it could certainly bring tenure to three or four scholars." -- Donald R. Hettinga

Author Bio

Jack Zipes is Professor of German at the University of Minnesota. Among his many publications are Don't Bet on the Prince (Routledge), Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (Bantam), and most recently the Oxford Companion to the Fairy Tale.

Name: Sticks and Stones: The Troublesome Success of Children's Literature from Slovenly Peter to Harry Potter (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Jack Zipes. First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Categories: Children's Literature, Literature & Culture, Literature, Cultural Studies