TITLE

A sense of responsibility in realistic children's fiction

AUTHOR(S)
Rochelle, Warren
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
Emergency Librarian;May/Jun91, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on creating realistic children's fiction book. When the genre of realistic children's fiction began; Pre-1960's fictional image of children; Definition of realistic children's fiction; Most important aspect of contemporary realistic children's fiction; Criterias for writing realistic children fiction stories; Description of the difficulties of producing good realistic fiction; Basic techniques for editing and publishing children's fiction; More information.
ACCESSION #
9705306410

 

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