Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults: An Annotated Bibliography

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Animal Fantasy

There is sometimes only a fine line between realistic and fantastic portrayal of animals in literature. Thus, any tales in which the animal characters think or talk in a humanlike manner have been included in this chapter. For ease of access in this edition of Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults, all animal fantasy stories, whether they are “Beast Tales” (more serious stories about “realistic” animals fleeing human evils) or “Talking Animal Stories” (lighter in tone, featuring dressed-up, anthropomorphic animals) have been interfiled in one list.

ADAMS, Hazard. The Truth about Dragons. See Chapter 1, Allegorical Fantasy and Literary Fairy Tales.

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ADAMS, Richard (George). The Plague Dogs. Gr. 10 up.

After escaping from an animal research lab, two dogs run free in England’s Lake District. They are befriended by a fox, but are hunted by humans as possible carriers of bubonic plague.

Knopf, 1978, 390 pp., o.p.; Fawcett, 1986, pap. (0–449–21182–7)

(BBS:51; BL 74:975; Kliatt 13 [Spring 1979]:4; KR 46:54, 115; LJ 103:773; SLJ Sept 1978 p. 168)

ADAMS, Richard (George). Shardik. See Chapter 1, Allegorical Fantasy and Literary Fairy Tales.

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ADAMS, Richard (George). Watership Down. Gr. 6 up. (Orig. British pub. 1972.)

Premonitions of destruction drive a small band of rabbits from their peaceful hillside warren into the wilderness. Carnegie Medal, 1972. Guardian Award for Children’s Fiction, 1973.

Macmillan, 1974, 429 pp. (0–02–700030–3); Avon, 1976, pap. (0–380–00293–0)

(BBC: 196; BBJ: 68; BBS: 51; BL 70:852, 71:747, 72:1096, 1107, 80:351; CC:438; CCBB 27:121; Ch&Bks:268; HB 50:365, 405; JHC:330; LJ 99:1148, 1235; SHC.665; Suth 2:2)

AIKEN, Joan (Delano). The Kingdom and the Cave. See Chapter 5A, Alternate Worlds or Histories.

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Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults: An Annotated Bibliography
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Preface ix
  • Guide to Use xvii
  • Abbreviations of Books and Review Journals Cited xix
  • Introduction xxiii
  • Notes xlviii
  • Part One - Annotated Bibliography 1
  • 1 - Allegorical Fantasy and Literary Fairy Tales 3
  • 2 - Animal Fantasy 71
  • 3 - Fantasy Collections 133
  • 4 - Ghost Fantasy 176
  • 5 - High Fantasy (Heroic or Secondary World Fantasy) 211
  • 6 - Humorous Fantasy 355
  • 7 - Magic Adventure Fantasy 407
  • 8 - Time Travel Fantasy 466
  • 9 - Toy Fantasy 499
  • 10 - Witchcraft and Sorcery Fantasy 512
  • Part Two - Research Guide 551
  • 11 - Bibliographical and Reference Sources on Fantasy Literature 553
  • 12 - Critical and Historical Studies of Fantasy Literature 562
  • 13 - Educational Resources on Fantasy Literature 591
  • 14 - Fantasy Literature Author Studies 598
  • Author and Illustrator Index 925
  • Title Index 997
  • Subject Index 1043
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