The Literalness of Children's Book Titles - Slap Happy Larry
When describing how he jumped from being a child reader into being a reader of adult fiction, Francis Spufford found titles of adult books to be far less dependable than those for children: If a children’s book was called The Blue Hawk, it would have a hawk that was blue in it, with claws and … Continue reading "The Literalness of Children’s Book Titles"