New to this edition
Readership: Readers of classic children's literature, Edwardian literature, students of children's literature, cultural studies, popular culture, childhood studies, 19th and 20th century literature, American literature/American children's literature.
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Peter Hunt has written or edited eighteen books on the subject of children's literature, including An Introduction to Children's Literature (OUP, 1994) and Children's Literature: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies (4 vols. 2006). He has written novels for children, and has edited Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Wind in the Willows, and Treasure Island for Oxford World's Classics. In 2003 he was awarded the
Brothers Grimm Award for services to children's literature by the International Institute for Children's Literature, Osaka.
"a jolly good, heart-warming classic." - The Daily Mail
Mary, Mary, how does your garden keep growing? - Peter Hunt writes for OUPblog