Access critical information in children’s and young adult literature
Children’s Literature Review through Gale Literature Criticism helps parents, teachers, and librarians make informed choices when selecting reading materials for young learners. This multifaceted resource also provides researchers of children’s literature with access to a wide variety of critical information from English language sources in the field.
Children's Literature Review covers more than 750 authors and includes numerous entries focusing on individual titles and topics in children’s and young adult literature, including picture books, folklore, and graphic novels. More than 97% of critical essays from the print series are reproduced in full in this online version, which combines multiple search and browse options with an engaging format that matches the look and content of the print originals.
Introductory essays are written and entries compiled by professional literature researchers and other subject matter experts. Each entry includes a set of previously published reviews, essays, and other critical responses from sources that include scholarly books and journals, literary magazines, interviews, letters, and diaries; all are carefully selected to create a representative history and cross-section of critical responses.