Boys and Girls Forever

Boys and Girls Forever : Children's Classics from Cinderella to Harry Potter

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Presents fourteen essays on classic and contemporary children's literature, exploring the lives of notable authors and contending that the best writers for children hold on to some essence of childhood even as adults.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 219 pages
  • 134.62 x 205.74 x 17.78mm | 22.68g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Penguin USA
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0142002526
  • 9780142002520
  • 1,067,728

About Alison Lurie

Alison Lurie is the author of many highly praised novels, including The War Between the Tates, The Truth About Lorin Jones (Prix Femina Etranger), and Foreign Affairs (Pulitzer Prize for fiction). Her most recent book was Familiar Spirits. She teaches writing, folklore, and literature at Cornell University.
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