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How children judge stories

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Robert Protherough is tutor responsible for English in the Department of Educational Studies at the University of Hull. Previously he taught in Secondary Schools and in a College of Education. He is currently editor ofEnglish in Education. He has two books pending:Helping Children Write andResponses to Fiction.

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Protherough, R. How children judge stories. Child Lit Educ 14, 3–13 (1983).

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