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Children's Lit Journals
CHILDREN'S LITERATURE JOURNALS
These journals available through our Project Muse subscription focus on the study of children's literature.
Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature
Published by the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY), Bookbird communicates new ideas in children's books, publishing work on any topic in the field of international children's literature.
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
Provides concise summaries and critical evaluations of current children's books. Reviews give an in-depth look at a selected book's content, reading level, strengths and weaknesses, and quality of the format, as well as suggestions for curricular use.
Publishes scholarly and research based articles that address key issues in the field. The annual publication of the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature and the Children's Literature Association (ChLA).
Children's Literature Association Quarterly
Children's Literature Association Quarterly publishes scholarship in children's literature studies.
Lion & The Unicorn
An international theme- and genre-centered journal. Coverage includes the state of the publishing industry, regional authors, comparative studies of significant books and genres, new developments in theory, the art of illustration, the mass media, and popular culture. It is especially noted for its interviews with authors, editors, and other important contributors to the field.
New Kid by Jerry Craft
Ebook available through our OverDrive collection. Download the Sora app to read on your mobile device. Use this brief guide to the Sora app
to get you started.
ESSO Diversity titles and Children's Award Winners
A curated list of 28 children's titles. Many of these titles were used as part of the ESSO Diversity group's work with Main Street School. Additional award winners have also been added to this collection: Caldecott, Pura Belpre, Asian Pacific Children's Lit, Coretta Scott King, American Indian Youth Lit., Steptoe, etc.)
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