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AaB

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 8 words.

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Aamundsen, Nina Ring

Iris Schubert.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 129 words.

(1945–), Norwegian writer. Thanks to her Danish father, she grew up with Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales

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Aardema, Verna

David L. Russell.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 316 words.

(1911–2000), American children's author, born in New Era, Michigan, best known for her retellings of African folk tales.

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Aarne–Thompson index

Overview page. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies.

Shorthand for The Types of the Folktale, the classification system for international folk tales developed and first published in 1910 by the Finnish folklorist Antti Aarne under the title...

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Aaseng, Nathan

Peggy Lin Duthie.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 154 words.

(1953–), American author specializing in nonfiction, primarily for middle school students. A native of Minnesota, Aaseng worked as

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Abbey Girls

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 7 words.

In stories by Elsie *Oxenham.

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Abbott, Jacob

Jacque Roethler.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 583 words.

(1803–1879), American teacher, minister, and writer from Hallowell, Maine. Abbott graduated from Bowdoin College in 1820 and from

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ABBOTT, Jacob (1803–79)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 157 words.

of the *Rollo books, who founded Mount Vernon, one of the pioneer Massachusetts girls’ schools, and was a Congregational

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ABC books

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 1102 words.

Designed to teach the letters of the alphabet, were also known as Abcee, Abcie, or Absey books (‘Then comes your

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ABC Books or Alphabet Books

Vanessa Joosen.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 3222 words.

Also called abcedaria, abcee, abcie, or absey books, ABC books contain, in addition to the alphabet, depending on their historical

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