|01||Emil And The Detectives||19990726||20010415|
How a gang of sleuths from Berlin became the first famous child detectives.
|02||The Family From One End Street||19990727||20010422|
How life with the Ruggles family was a pioneering but controversial portrayal of working-class life.
|03||The King Of The Golden River||19990728||20010429|
How the art critic John Ruskin wrote a fantasy tale for children, a decade before the Victorian craze for fantasy books.
The hotly debated history of Judy Blume's book about teenage sex.
|05 LAST||Tommy-thumb's Pretty Song Book||19990730||20010513|
How the first nursery rhymes to appear in print were more spicy than their descendants.