A Literature of Questions: Nonfiction for the Critical Child
Paperback | Mar 2018 | University of Minnesota Press | 9781517903015 | 264pp | 216x140mm | Forthcoming | RFB | AUD$37.99, NZD$47.99
The first book to
theorize children’s nonfiction from a literary perspective, A Literature of Questions explains how the genre speaks in unique ways to its young readers,
inviting them to the project of understanding. It lays out a series of
techniques for analysis, then applies and nuances through extensive close
readings and case studies of books from the past half century.