Make Way for Ducklings
Tags: MAKE Way for Ducklings (Book); MCCLOSKEY, Robert; CHILDREN'S literature; CITIES & towns in literature; ANIMALS in literature; EVOLUTION (Biology); ILLUSTRATED children's books; CITIES & towns; FICTION
- Green Eggs and Salmonella? Green, Abigail // Smithsonian;Jun2010, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p92
In this article, the author discusses violence in children's illustrated books from "Grimm's Fairy Tales" to Dr. Seuss's "Green Eggs and Ham." The author cites mayhem, attempted murder, and parental negligence in several popular children's stories. The father duck is accused of being a deadbeat...
- Robert McCloskey 1914-2003. // Publishers Weekly;7/7/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 27, p21
Pays tribute to Robert McCloskey, author-illustrator of children's books, who died on June 30, 2003. Success of his book 'Make Way for Ducklings'; Information on other books he published; Contribution to the book industry.
- A Love Letter To Robert McCloskey. // Horn Book Magazine;Jul/Aug91, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p389
The author reflects on Robert McCloskey's book "Make Way for Ducklings," and how McCloskey has protected the book from the commercialism that has taken over the children's book industry. The author argues that the children's book industry has become too commercialized and is motivated purely by...
- Phooey! // Kirkus Reviews;11/15/2007, Vol. 75 Issue 22, Special Section p18
The article reviews the book "Phooey!," written and illustrated by Marc Rosenthal.
- DREAM TOWN. // Kirkus Reviews;2/15/2006, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p187
The article reviews the book "Dream Town," by Michelle Markel and illustrated by Rick Reese.
- Dream Town. Dean, Kara Schaff // School Library Journal;Jun2006, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p122
Reviews the book "Dream Town," by Michelle Markel and illustrated by Rick Reese.
- Secret Stratford: Shakespeare's Hometown in Recent Young Adult Fiction. Greenhalgh, Susanne // Critical Survey;Summer2012, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p22
In a number of recent novels for the young, Stratford serves as location for at least part of the action, its landmarks invested with both narrative and thematic significance. These versions appear influenced by aspects of contemporary scholarship, particularly new data about visits from theatre...
- Varieties of Urban Colloquiality in the Contemporary Latin American and American Novel. Foster, David William // World Literature Today;Fall85, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p556
Analyzes the incorporation of varieties of urban colloquiality in Latin American fiction. Reflection of urban life in Roberto Arlt's novel "The Seven Madmen"; Depiction of urban Mexico by Mexican writers; Feminism in Elena Poniatowski's novel "Hasta no verte, Jesus miío"; Argentine novels that...
- New York Is English, Chattanooga Is Creek. McClelland, Kate; Jones, Trevelyn E.; Toth, Luann; Charnizon, Marlene; Grabarek, Daryl; Raben, Dale // School Library Journal;Oct2005, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p125
Reviews the book "New York Is English, Chattanooga Is Creek," by Chris Raschka.