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Historical Fiction for Children free pdf Historical fiction has a great deal to offer as its readers and devotees have always known. The editors of this book invited authors, academic writers and teachers to reflect on the nature, scope, range and richness of historical fiction for children. Features include: an overview of the field- a consideration of significant writers of historical fiction from the 19th century onwards- a sense of the various historical eras commonly explored (Stone Age to World War II)- a discussion of commonly raised issues, themes and topics such as child labour, slavery and migration- a forum for writers to reveal their insights into the writing of historical fiction, with contributions from Julian Atterton, Berlie Doherty, Michael Foreman and Philip Pullman- and evidence of children and students engaging creatively with historical fiction.

About Fiona M. Collins

Fiona M. Collins and Judith Graham are both Principal Lecturers at the University of Surrey Roehampton.

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Author : Fiona M. Collins
Publisher : David Fulton Publishers Ltd
Data Published : 26 October 2001
ISBN : 1853467685
EAN : 9781853467684
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 180 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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