The Resource A child's delight, Noel Perrin

A child's delight, Noel Perrin

Label
A child's delight
Title
A child's delight
Statement of responsibility
Noel Perrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perrin, Noel
Dewey number
823.009/9282
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR830.C513
LC item number
P47 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories, English
  • Children's stories, American
  • Children's stories, English
  • Young adult fiction, English
  • Children's stories, American
  • Young adult fiction, American
  • Children
  • Canon (Literature)
Label
A child's delight, Noel Perrin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Collection of essays originally appearing as columns in the Washington post and the Los Angeles times
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-161)
Contents
1. A Good Book to Read to a Two Year Old - (Leslie Brooke, Johnny Crow's Garden) -- 2. Wanda's Wonder-Book - (Wanda Gag, Millions of Cats) -- 3. The Third Grade Goes to Space - (Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen, The Magic School Bus, Lost in the Solar System) -- 4. Living Dolls - (Rumer Godden, The Dolls' House) -- 5. Boy Wants Dog - (Mary Stolz, A Dog on Barkham Street) -- 6. Nathaniel's Wonder-Book - (Nathaniel Hawthorne, A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls and Tanglewood Tales) -- 7. Living Dolls II - (Mary Norton, The Borrowers) -- 8. A Black Planet - (Virginia Hamilton, The Planet of Junior Brown) -- 9. The Freedom of the Woods - (Ernest Thompson Seton, Two Little Savages) -- 10. Living Dolls III - (T. H. White, Mistress Masham's Repose) -- 11. Three Fine Mice - (Margery Sharp, The Rescuers) -- 12. Two Magical Books - (Lucy Boston, The Children of Green Knowe; Edward Eager, Half Magic) -- 13. The Jailbird's Daughter - (Robert Burch, Queenie Peavey) -- 14. Way Out West in Egypt Land - (Zilpha Keatley Snyder, The Egypt Game) -- 15. Dear Diary? Delightful Diary! - (P. L. Travers, I Go by Sea, I Go by Land) -- 16. A Ten Year Old in Hollywood - (Noel Streatfeild, Movie Shoes) -- 17. The Kids Fight Back - (Jean Merrill, The Pushcart War) -- 18. A Tale of Two Brothers - (Laurence Housman, The Rat-Catcher's Daughter and The Golden Sovereign; Lord Brabourne, Tales at Tea-Time; Sylvia Townsend Warner, The Kingdoms of Elfin) -- 19. Many Tales of Three Brothers - (George W. Dasent, East o' the Sun and West o' the Moon) -- 20. It Is Permitted to Try Again - (Anne Lindbergh, Nick of Time) -- 21. An Adventure a Day - (E. Nesbit, The Railway Children) -- 22. The Empty Castle - (Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle) -- 23. Prince of Deira - (Lolah Burford, The Vision of Stephen) -- 24. A Strange Voyage - (Hugh Lofting, The Story of Doctor Dolittle) -- 25. An Animal Epic - (Richard Adams, Watership Down) -- 26. Last Woman Meets Last Man - (Robert C. O'Brien, Z for Zachariah) -- 27. A Dog from Heaven - (Diana Wynne Jones, Dogsbody) -- 28. The Peaceable Kingdom - (Robert Lawson, Rabbit Hill) -- 29. If They Will Sign the Treaty, He May Kiss Me - (Rhoda Blumberg, Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun) -- 30. A Book That Works Like a Charm - (Ursula K. Le Guin, A Wizard of Earthsea) -- Honorable Mention - (Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The White Company; Clare Mallison, The Wooster-Poosters; George MacDonald, The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories)
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 161 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1021233319
Label
A child's delight, Noel Perrin
Link
Publication
Note
Collection of essays originally appearing as columns in the Washington post and the Los Angeles times
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-161)
Contents
1. A Good Book to Read to a Two Year Old - (Leslie Brooke, Johnny Crow's Garden) -- 2. Wanda's Wonder-Book - (Wanda Gag, Millions of Cats) -- 3. The Third Grade Goes to Space - (Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen, The Magic School Bus, Lost in the Solar System) -- 4. Living Dolls - (Rumer Godden, The Dolls' House) -- 5. Boy Wants Dog - (Mary Stolz, A Dog on Barkham Street) -- 6. Nathaniel's Wonder-Book - (Nathaniel Hawthorne, A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls and Tanglewood Tales) -- 7. Living Dolls II - (Mary Norton, The Borrowers) -- 8. A Black Planet - (Virginia Hamilton, The Planet of Junior Brown) -- 9. The Freedom of the Woods - (Ernest Thompson Seton, Two Little Savages) -- 10. Living Dolls III - (T. H. White, Mistress Masham's Repose) -- 11. Three Fine Mice - (Margery Sharp, The Rescuers) -- 12. Two Magical Books - (Lucy Boston, The Children of Green Knowe; Edward Eager, Half Magic) -- 13. The Jailbird's Daughter - (Robert Burch, Queenie Peavey) -- 14. Way Out West in Egypt Land - (Zilpha Keatley Snyder, The Egypt Game) -- 15. Dear Diary? Delightful Diary! - (P. L. Travers, I Go by Sea, I Go by Land) -- 16. A Ten Year Old in Hollywood - (Noel Streatfeild, Movie Shoes) -- 17. The Kids Fight Back - (Jean Merrill, The Pushcart War) -- 18. A Tale of Two Brothers - (Laurence Housman, The Rat-Catcher's Daughter and The Golden Sovereign; Lord Brabourne, Tales at Tea-Time; Sylvia Townsend Warner, The Kingdoms of Elfin) -- 19. Many Tales of Three Brothers - (George W. Dasent, East o' the Sun and West o' the Moon) -- 20. It Is Permitted to Try Again - (Anne Lindbergh, Nick of Time) -- 21. An Adventure a Day - (E. Nesbit, The Railway Children) -- 22. The Empty Castle - (Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle) -- 23. Prince of Deira - (Lolah Burford, The Vision of Stephen) -- 24. A Strange Voyage - (Hugh Lofting, The Story of Doctor Dolittle) -- 25. An Animal Epic - (Richard Adams, Watership Down) -- 26. Last Woman Meets Last Man - (Robert C. O'Brien, Z for Zachariah) -- 27. A Dog from Heaven - (Diana Wynne Jones, Dogsbody) -- 28. The Peaceable Kingdom - (Robert Lawson, Rabbit Hill) -- 29. If They Will Sign the Treaty, He May Kiss Me - (Rhoda Blumberg, Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun) -- 30. A Book That Works Like a Charm - (Ursula K. Le Guin, A Wizard of Earthsea) -- Honorable Mention - (Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The White Company; Clare Mallison, The Wooster-Poosters; George MacDonald, The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories)
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 161 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1021233319

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