restricted access   Volume 51, Number 1, January 2013

Table of Contents

Editorial

p. iii
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Introduction

pp. iv-vi
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Feature Articles

Our Common Earth: The Local and Global Flow of Narrative in A River of Stories

pp. 1-9
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Heal the World, Make It a Better Place: Social and Individual Hope in Indian Children’s Cinema

pp. 10-19
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“She flings her elfin dreams of mystery”: The Child-Poet Gwen Cope in the Land of “Australian Faery,” 1931–1939

pp. 20-30
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The Mountain and the Devil: Fake Lore or Folklore?: A Wonder of the World in South African Children’s Literature

pp. 31-40
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Paranoid Prizing : Mapping Australia’s Eve Pownall Award for Information Books, 2001–2010

pp. 41-50
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Children & Their Books

The Power of Caribbean Poetry: Word and Sound

pp. 51-59
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Flying to Pick Blueberries: Two Preschoolers’ Literary Encounters with Other Cultures

pp. 60-66
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Reading Camp: Children from the Bahamas Develop a New Appreciation of Children’s Literature

pp. 67-72
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Letters

Belonging and Differentiating: Aspects of New Zealand National Identity Reflected in the New Zealand Picture Book Collection (NZPBC)

pp. 73-79
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The Triumphant Return of the Dodo: Emergent Children’s Literature in Mauritius

pp. 80-86
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The Growth towards a Truly African Quality in South African Children’s Literature

pp. 87-93
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Reviews of Secondary Literature

Young Irelands: Studies in Children’s Literature ed. by Mary Shine Thompson (review)

pp. 94-95
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A Made-Up Place by Anna Jackson et al. (review)

pp. 95-97
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Seedlings: English Children’s Reading and Writers in South Africa by Elwyn Jenkins (review)

pp. 97-99
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Racial Innocence: Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights by Robin Bernstein (review)

pp. 99-101
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Response to “Review of Historical Dictionary of Children’s Literature” Bookbird 50.1 (January 2012) by Bridget Carrington

p. 101
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Response to “Review of Contemporary English-Language Indian Children’s Literature: Representations of Nation, Culture, and the New Indian GirlBookbird 50.3 (July 2012) by Fawzia Gilani-Williams

p. 102
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Response

p. 102
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Postcards

pp. 9-72
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Focus IBBY

pp. 103-115
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