Trends and titles in children's and adolescent literature. Reading and critiquing as well as practical uses of children's literature in both school and home.
1. Why Read?
2. Books for the Young
3. History of Children's Literature, Classics, and Genre
4. Traditional Fantasy: Folk and Fairy Tales
5. Modern Fantasy
6. Contemporary Realistic Fiction, Humor, and Mystery/Suspense
7. Adventure, Historical Fiction, and Biography
9. Informational Books
10. The Classroom