By Perry Nodelman

This booklet is ready the results of novels for younger readers that inform their tales by means of alternating among assorted narrative strains eager about assorted characters. It asks: if you happen to make feel of fiction by means of picking out with one major personality, how do you deal with or extra of them? Do novels with alternating narratives diverge from longstanding conventions and characterize an important switch in literature for younger readers? If now not, how do those novels be capable to function in the parameters of these conventions? This e-book considers solutions to those questions through a chain of shut readings that discover the structural, academic and ideological implications of numerous American, British, Canadian and Australian novels for kids and for younger adults. 

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