TITLE

"I double never ever never lie to my chil'ren": Inside People in Virginia Hamilton's Narratives

AUTHOR(S)
Trites, Roberta Seelinger
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
African American Review;Spring98, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p147
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses several children's novels written by writer Virginia Hamilton. Includes "Zeely"; "The Planet of Junior Brown"; "The Magical Adventures of Pretty Pearl."
ACCESSION #
512071

 

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