From Cover to Cover: Evaluating and Reviewing Children's Books
Kathleen T. Horning
HarperCollins, 2010 (revised edition)
SUMMARYA librarian and authoritative reviewer provides practical guidelines to help other librarians, parents, teachers, children's literature students and general readers evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of a children's book and write reviews for a particular audience.
CONTENTSA Critical Approach to Children's Books
Books of Information
Poetry, Verse, Rhymes, and Songs
Easy Readers and Transitional Books
Writing a Review.