restricted access   Volume 35, Number 3, September 2011

Table of Contents



pp. v-vii

Blake and Rousseau on Children’s Reading, Pleasure, and Imagination

pp. 199-226

“There’s a Desk Waiting for You in the Herald Office”: Metafiction and Empowerment in the Judy Bolton Mysteries

pp. 227-244

Building a Better Reader: The Gertrude Stein First Reader and Three Plays

pp. 245-266

American Adam, American Cain: Johnny Tremain, Octavian Nothing, and the Fantasy of American Exceptionalism

pp. 267-295

“The City, the Country, and the Road Between”: The 2011 Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry

pp. 296-313

Book Reviews

The Oxford Handbook of Children’s Literature (review)

pp. 314-317

Melancholia and Maturation: The Use of Trauma in American Children’s Literature (review)

pp. 317-323

The Orphan in Eighteenth-Century Law and Literature (review)

pp. 323-326

The Mind of the Child: Child Development in Literature, Science, and Medicine, 1840—1900 (review)

pp. 327-330

Children’s Fiction about 9/11: Ethnic, Heroic, and National Identities (review)

pp. 331-334