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No More Adventures in Wonderland

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Children today get an unprecedented dose of adult reality in their books, sometimes without the redemptive beauty, cathartic humor and healing magic of an earlier time. (Is modern #children's #literature more violent or darker than it's ever been?

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I don't know if I agree with this. What do you think?

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'Great children's books of the last 100 years' selected by New York Public Library - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

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'Great children's books of the last 100 years' selected by New York Public Library The Star-Ledger - NJ.com NEW YORK -- Beloved authors Judy Blume and Eric Carle helped the New York Public Library celebrate children's literature last week as the...

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Are these the best 100 children's books ever written ... - The Guardian

Are these the best 100 children's books ever written ... - The Guardian | Kid Lit | Scoop.it
Reading charity Booktrust's list, published for Children's Book Week, strikes a good balance between the cosily classic and red-hot new. But have any great tales been left out?

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InkySprat's curator insight, November 2, 2013 4:02 PM

A few surprises here and there

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No More Adventures in Wonderland

No More Adventures in Wonderland | Kid Lit | Scoop.it
Children today get an unprecedented dose of adult reality in their books, sometimes without the redemptive beauty, cathartic humor and healing magic of an earlier time. (Is modern #children's #literature more violent or darker than it's ever been?

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I don't know if I agree with this. What do you think?

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100 Books Every Kid Should Read By Age 14 - Business Insider

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100 Books Every Kid Should Read By Age 14
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The British reading and writing charity Booktrust has released an "ultimate list" of the 100 children's books every kid should read by the time he's 14.

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Murder themes rampant in children's classic books - Deccan Chronicle

Murder themes rampant in children's classic books - Deccan Chronicle | Kid Lit | Scoop.it
Murder themes rampant in children's classic books
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If you thought that modern children's books are too violent for their young readers, try re-reading classic books for kids from the past.

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