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In this book the author examines the question of whether childrens' books have really been written for children. She presents a test for determining the answer - whom is the narrator addressing? She suggests that most books have been written to please an adult's view of children's fiction.
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Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 0312044879 Good+ in a Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Withdrawn library copy with the standard library markings; Clean jacket with no tears (Now fitted with a new, Brodart jacket protector); Light wear to the boards; Library stamps to endpapers; Text pages clean & unmarked; Good binding with straight spine; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Medium Format (8.5" - 9.75" tall); White dust jacket with title in black lettering; 1991, Palgrave Macmillan Publishing; 292 pages; "The Narrator's Voice: The Dilemma of Children's Fiction," by Barbara Wall. Seller Inventory # SKU-U10VI18807056