web site hit counter Death of the Corn King: King and Goddess in Rosemary Sutcliff's Historical Fiction for Young Adults - Ebooks PDF Online
Hot Best Seller

Death of the Corn King: King and Goddess in Rosemary Sutcliff's Historical Fiction for Young Adults

Availability: Ready to download

Rosemary Sutcliff has long been acclaimed for her historical novels, especially those about the early peoples of Britain. She was a master at recreating in fiction the rites and rituals of primitive religions. The author explores Sutcliff's use of sacred themes through twelve of her most famous novels. Students of children's literature, librarians, and teachers of literatu Rosemary Sutcliff has long been acclaimed for her historical novels, especially those about the early peoples of Britain. She was a master at recreating in fiction the rites and rituals of primitive religions. The author explores Sutcliff's use of sacred themes through twelve of her most famous novels. Students of children's literature, librarians, and teachers of literature and history will find, in addition to a detailed analysis of each novel, an examination of Sutcliff's sources and influences, implications for use with students, a short biography of Sutcliff, and a complete list of her published work. Especially relevant to readers and teachers interested in sacred mythology or feminism. Bibliography and index.


Compare

Rosemary Sutcliff has long been acclaimed for her historical novels, especially those about the early peoples of Britain. She was a master at recreating in fiction the rites and rituals of primitive religions. The author explores Sutcliff's use of sacred themes through twelve of her most famous novels. Students of children's literature, librarians, and teachers of literatu Rosemary Sutcliff has long been acclaimed for her historical novels, especially those about the early peoples of Britain. She was a master at recreating in fiction the rites and rituals of primitive religions. The author explores Sutcliff's use of sacred themes through twelve of her most famous novels. Students of children's literature, librarians, and teachers of literature and history will find, in addition to a detailed analysis of each novel, an examination of Sutcliff's sources and influences, implications for use with students, a short biography of Sutcliff, and a complete list of her published work. Especially relevant to readers and teachers interested in sacred mythology or feminism. Bibliography and index.

15 review for Death of the Corn King: King and Goddess in Rosemary Sutcliff's Historical Fiction for Young Adults

  1. 4 out of 5

    TheBohemianBookworm

  2. 5 out of 5

    Cardinal Doomsday

  3. 5 out of 5

    Kristen

  4. 4 out of 5

    Stephen Zumbo

  5. 4 out of 5

    Stephen

  6. 5 out of 5

    Laurie

  7. 4 out of 5

    Lisa

  8. 4 out of 5

    Moira Russell

  9. 5 out of 5

    Mary Rogerson

  10. 5 out of 5

    Kendra Brand

  11. 5 out of 5

    Suzanne

  12. 5 out of 5

    Sue Bridgwater

  13. 4 out of 5

    BookDB

  14. 4 out of 5

    Uncannypammy

  15. 5 out of 5

    Julie Maruskin

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Loading...
We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.