Children's Literature in Education

, Volume 18, Issue 1, pp 34–44 | Cite as

See how they grow: Character development in children's series books

  • Gary D. Schmidt


Social Context Character Development Series Book 
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  1. Bellairs, John,The House with a Clock in its Walls. New York: Bell Publishing Co., 1973.Google Scholar
  2. Cooper, Susan,Over Sea, Under Stone. New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1965.Google Scholar
  3. Cooper, Susan,Silver on the Tree. New York: Atheneum, 1977.Google Scholar
  4. Crouch, Marcus,The Nesbit Tradition: The Children's Novel in England, 1945–1970. Totowa, N.J.: Rowan and Littlefield, 1972.Google Scholar
  5. L'Engle, Madeleine,A Swiftly Tilting Planet. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1978.Google Scholar
  6. McElderry, Margaret K., “Susan Cooper,”The Horn Book, August 1976,52, 367–72.Google Scholar
  7. Townsend, John,A Sense of Story. New York: J.B. Lippincott, 1971.Google Scholar
  8. Wintle, Justin, and Fisher, Emma, eds.The Pied Pipers. New York: Paddington Press, 1974.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gary D. Schmidt
    • 1
  1. 1.Calvin CollegeGrand Rapids

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