Boys and Girls Forever : Children's Classics from Cinderella to Harry Potter
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.
- Paperback | 219 pages
- 134.62 x 205.74 x 17.78mm | 22.68g
- 01 Jan 2003
- Penguin Putnam Inc
- Penguin USA
- New York, NY, United States
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.