Childrens’ Literature

A selection of author profiles and some entries on famous books for children and young adults.

Articles
Alan Garner 1960 -
Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women: Or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. 1868 - 1869
Arthur Ransome 1904 - 1967
Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan. 1904
Barrie, J. M. The Little White Bird. 1902
Baum, L. Frank. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. 1900
Burnett, Frances Hodgson. The Secret Garden. 1909
C. S. Lewis 1919 - 1963
Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. 1865
Carroll, Lewis. Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There. 1871
Collodi, Carlo. Le avventure di Pinocchio. 1881 - 1883
Diana Wynne Jones 1970 -
J. K. Rowling 1995 -
J. M. Barrie 1873 - 1936
Juliana Horatia Ewing 1861 - 1885
L. M. Montgomery 1890 - 1942
Lewis, C. S. The Chronicles of Narnia. 1950 - 1956
Louisa May Alcott 1852 - 1888
Maria Edgeworth 1795 - 1834
Lady Mary Anne Barker 1851 - 1911
Oscar Wilde 1876 - 1898
Philip Pullman 1970 -
Pullman, Philip. His Dark Materials . 1995 - 2000
Pullman, Philip. The Sally Lockhart Mysteries. 1985 - 1994
Raspe, Rudolf Erich. Baron Munchausen's Narrative of his Marvellous Travels and Campaigns in Russia. 1785
Roald Dahl 1941 - 1990
Robert Heinlein 1939 - 1987
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. 1998
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. 1997
Rudyard Kipling 1884 - 1936
Russell Hoban 1945 -
Steinbeck, John. The Red Pony. 1933
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Treasure Island. 1883
Susan Cooper 1964 -
Terry Pratchett 1963 -
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. 1884
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. 1876
Walter Dean Myers 1966 -
Walter De La Mare 1895 - 1956
Wilde, Oscar. The Happy Prince and Other Tales. 1888
W. B. Rands 1843 - 1882