Forgot your password?  

Tuck Everlasting Resources & Further Study

This Study Guide consists of approximately 54 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Tuck Everlasting.
This section contains 294 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Tuck Everlasting Study Guide

For Further Reference

Babbitt, Natalie. "The Great American Novel for Children—And Why Not." The Horn Book Magazine 50 (April 1974): 176-175. Babbitt's thoughts on contemporary fiction for children and adolescents. By describing what she dislikes about such books, this essay gives great insight into what Babbitt is trying to do in her fiction.

——. "The Roots of Fantasy." The Bulletin 12 (Spring 1986): 2-4. A love of fantasy, Babbitt suggests, is deeply rooted in the human psyche.

——. "Something Has to Happen." The Lion and the Unicorn 9 (1985): 7-10.

Babbitt discusses plot motivation and the powerlessness of most children.

Hartvigsen, M. Kip, and Christen Brog Hartvigsen. " 'Rough and Soft Both at Once': Winnie Foster's Initiation in Tuck Everlasting." Children's Literature in Education 18 (Fall 1987): 176183. Clearly analyzes Winnie Foster's gradual coming to terms with the moral issues with which she is faced.

Levy, Michael M. Natalie Babbitt. Boston: Twayne, 1991. This volume in the...

(read more from the For Further Reference section)

This section contains 294 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Tuck Everlasting Study Guide
Copyrights
Tuck Everlasting from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook