Skip to Content
Manchester Metropolitan University Library
Children's literature in context

Children's literature in context

McCulloch, Fiona

This is a clear, accessible and concise introduction to children's literature and its wider contexts. Featuring close readings of commonly studied texts, this book takes students of children's literature through the key works, their contexts, and critical and popular afterlives

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Continuum, c2011

Available at All Saints.

  • All Saints – One available in 809.89282/MAC

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    18794858 809.89282/MAC Two Week Lending Available


Statement of responsibility: Fiona McCulloch
ISBN: 1847064868, 1847064876, 9781847064868, 9781847064875
Note: Formerly CIP.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: viii, 172 p. ; 22 cm.
Series: Texts and contexts
Subject: Children's literature History and criticism.


  1. Series Preface \ Part I
  2. Contexts \ 1. Social and Cultural Contexts \ 2. Literary Contexts \ Review, Reading and Research \ Part II
  3. Texts \ 3. Readings of Key Texts \ Review, Reading and Research \ Part III
  4. Wider Contexts \ 4. Afterlives and Adaptations \ 5. Critical Contexts \ Review, Reading and Research \ Bibliography \ Index.