|aTales, tellers and texts /|c[edited by] Gabrielle Cliff Hodges, Mary Jane Drummond and Morag Styles.
|aix, 162 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aThe contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Trafficking in human possibilities / Gabrielle Cliff Hodges -- I. Oral narratives. 1.Different, but oh how like! / Kevin Crossley-Holland ; 2. Betsy Whyte and the Dreaming / Hugh Lupton ; 3. Developing teaching as storytelling / Grant Bage -- II. Historical narratives. 4. Storyseeds: creating curriculum stories / Fiona Collins ; 5. Venturesome ways: historical fiction and the novels of Henrietta Branford / Judith Graham ; 6. The long road to Canterbury: children's Chaucer / David Whitley -- III. Visual narratives. 7. The art and the dragon: intertextuality in the pictoral narratives of Dragon feathers / Tina L. Hanlon ; 8. Tell me a picture: stories in museums / Frances Sword ; 9. 'Beware beware': image, word and apprehension / Jane Doonan -- IV. Literary narratives. 10. 'Play out the play': approaching Shakespeare's plays with primary school children through active storytelling / Sarah Gordon ; 11. 'A light in the darkness': George Macdonald's stories for children / Mary Jane Drummond ; 12. Monologues and spiels: the 'I' of my poems / Michael Rosen -- V. New narratives. 13. Past perfect and future conditional: the challenge of new texts / Eve Bearne -- Name index -- Subject index.
|aChildren's literature, English|xHistory and criticism.