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Children's Fantasy Literature

An Introduction

Children's Fantasy Literature( )
Author: Levy, Michael
Mendlesohn, Farah
Publication Date:Apr 2016
Publisher:Cambridge University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $90.95
Book Description:

A comprehensive study of children's fantasy literature across the English-speaking world, from the sixteenth century to the present.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Children's & Young Adult Literature
Literary Criticism / Science Fiction & Fantasy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.291 x 23.698 x 2.007 cm
Book Weight:0.523 Kilograms
Author Biography
Levy, Michael (Author)
Michael Levy was born in Chicago, Illinois on April 5, 1950. He received a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Illinois in 1972, a master's degree in English from Ohio State University in 1974, and a PhD in English from the University of Minnesota in 1982. He began teaching literature at the University of Wisconsin-Stout in 1980 and remained there his entire academic career. His focus was on science fiction and fantasy.

He wrote reviews for Publishers Weekly and The New York Review of Science Fiction. He was also an editor for the journal Extrapolation. He was the author or co-author of Natalie Babbit, Portrayal of South East Asian Refugees in Recent American Children's Books, and Children's Fantasy Literature: An Introduction. He died from cancer on April 3, 2017 at the age of 66.


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