Cover of: Worlds of childhood | Jean Fritz, William Knowlton Zinsser

Worlds of childhood

the art and craft of writing for children

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction / William Zinsser
The teller and the tale / Jean Fritz
Visitors from my boyhood / Maurice Sendak
Listening to children / Jill Krementz
In search of the addlepated paddlepuss / Jack Prelutsky
The well-tempered children's book / Rosemary Wells
Heart in hiding / Katherine Paterson.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Series The Writer's craft


Dewey Decimal Class 808.06/8
Library of Congress PN147.5 .W65 1990

The Physical Object

Pagination 213 p. ;
Number of pages 213

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2204865M
Internet Archive worldsofchildhoo00frit
ISBN 10 0395514258, 0395514282
LC Control Number 89026815
Library Thing 6256740
Goodreads 1269451 4419380

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