Children's Literature Association Series

Series editor: Jackie Horne, independent scholar

Books in this series include critical assessments of books, authors, illustrators, presses, and other entities involved in children's and young adult literature. Projects may include single-author monographs, edited collections of essays, or critical editions of classics.

Crockett Johnson and Ruth Krauss: How an unlikely couple Found Love, Dodged the FBI, and transformed children's Literature

Eleanor H. Porter's Pollyanna: A Children's Classic at 100

Little Red Readings: Historical Materialist Perspectives on Children's Literature

Mothers in Children's and Young Adult Literature: From the Eighteenth Century to Postfeminism

Reading in the Dark: Horror in Children's Literature and Culture

Reading Like a Girl: Narrative Intimacy in Contemporary American Young Adult Literature


Ret-Con Game: Retroactive Continuity and the Hyperlinking of America   “Retroactive Continuity In The Age of Alternative Facts” by Andrew J. Friedenthal I opened my book Retcon Game: RetroactiveContinuity and the Hyperlinking of America with a quote from George Orwell’s dystopian novel, 1984: “Oceania was at war with Eurasia: therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.” I

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