The children"s hour.

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  • English
ContributionsShumlin, Herman, b. 1898., Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984., National Theatre Corporation (Washington, D.C.), Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsPN2093 .C64 1995 no. C98
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23238337M
LC Control Number2009656933

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Starring Audrey Hepburn as Karen, Shirley MacLaine as Martha, and James Garner as Joe, The Children’s Hour is a good, if a bit melodramatic, drama .The editor takes this opportunity to thank both authors and publishers for the ready generosity with which they have allowed her to include these stories in “The Children’s Hour.” “The Wonder-Book,” and “Tanglewood Tales,” by Nathaniel Hawthorne; published by Houghton, Mifflin & Company.Children's literature is a literary genre whose primary audience is children, although many books within the genre are also enjoyed by adults.

—Excerpted from Children's literature on Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. See also Scouts (Bookshelf) 1 Louisa May Alcott, 2 J. M. Barrie, 3 Frank L. Baum (Lyman Frank),