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Crossover fiction and cross-reading in the UK

Rachel Falconer

Crossover fiction and cross-reading in the UK

by Rachel Falconer

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Published by Routledge in Abingdon [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories, English -- History and criticism,
  • English fiction -- 21st century -- History and criticism,
  • Children -- Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century,
  • Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century,
  • Reading interests -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Rachel Falconer.
    SeriesChildren"s literature and culture -- 57
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR481 .F35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16657221M
    ISBN 109780415978880
    LC Control Number2008009225

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Falconer remedies this lack with close readings of six major British works of crossover fiction, and a wide-ranging analysis of the social and cultural implications of the global crossover phenomenon. A uniquely in-depth study of the crossover novel, Falconer engages with a ground-breaking range of sources, from primary texts, to child and Cited by: Crossover Fiction and Cross-Reading in the UK really liked it avg rating — 1 rating — published — 4 editions Want to Read saving /5.

This book argues that the popularity of cross-reading cannot simply be attributed to clever marketing or to the 'dumbing down' of adult readers, as some have ver fiction may be understood as an extension of 'kiddulthood,' the celebration of youth culture in a modern, capitalist society that places a premium on speed, flexibility 5/5(1).

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Jensen progresses the arguments and catalogues each theme through her nine different chapters. Falconer remedies this lack with close readings of six major British works of crossover fiction, and a wide-ranging analysis of the social and cultural implications of the global crossover phenomenon.

A uniquely in-depth study of the crossover novel, Falconer engages with a ground-breaking range of sources, from primary texts, to child and. This book is an especially warm story - one which would be a nice gift for that hard-to-please aunt, niece or friend.

Max Lucado has written a good story and throughout the book, has included special little extras. A great read!!5/5(12). Pullman describes crossover fiction as ‘the tricksiness and games-playing of modern and post-modern literary fiction,’ (Pullman,online). An example of the popular is J. K Rowling’s Harry Potter series of books, crosses boundaries.

She interprets cross-reading as a means for adults to playfully transcend their ascribed identity. Chapters 2 to 7 offer close readings of recent crossover : Jutta Reusch.

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This story is told by both Ali and Alex Cross.4/5. Falconer, The Crossover Novel: Contemporary Children’s Fiction and Its Adult Readership. Routledge: London, New York,pp. This book delves into the heart of the controversy over ‘crossover fiction,’ the fiction that crossed from children to adult readers over the.

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This new book examines the reception of the message of the cross from the European Enlightenment to the turn of the twentieth century. From cross-+‎ reading. Noun. cross-reading (plural cross-readings) The reading of the lines of a newspaper directly across the page, instead of down the columns, thus producing a ludicrous combination of ideas.

References. cross-reading in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, Anagrams. cross-grained, crossgrained. While Rachel Falconer suggests that cross-reading (defined by her as adults reading books aimed at young readers) is a relatively new phenomenon which emerged in the decade leading up to the millennium, recent anthologies of essays that focus on the work of pioneering writers of YA fiction from the mid-twentieth century onwards, most notably.

The Bucket List will bring into print in the UK books in translation, banned books and refreshing viewpoints. Publishing across the age ranges, from picture books to YA and crossover fiction, books on The Bucket List will at heart all be brilliant stories that provoke thought in, and inspire all kinds of conversations with, their readers.".

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Falconer, R. () ‘Cross-reading and crossover books’, in J. Maybin and N.J. Watson (eds.) Children’s Literature: Approaches and Territories, Palgrave Macmillan and Open University Press: Houndmills, Basingstoke and Milton Keynes, pp.

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Kelsey and Melloni’s picture books can be identified as “crossover books” because they tackle complex themes that attract and have meaning for readers of all ages (e.g. death; the natural world; philosophy), and reflect diverse address (Harju,p.

).This point is significant because in reading crossover books together, children and adults may be able to bridge divisive binaries Cited by: 1. Children's Literature: Approaches and Territories. provides a social and literary overview of the field of Anglophone children's literature: its history and genres, its current concerns and its possible future directions.

Emphasising how children's literature is embedded in the social life of children and adults, the collection brings together Author: Janet Maybin.A guest post by Kate Naylor. Like many great crime novels, James Patterson’s Alex Cross books can be read in any order.

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