Childrens’ Literature

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

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