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Bridges, Dragons and Books: Reflections on Asian Children's Literature


Edited by Myra Garces-Bascal

Bridges, Dragons and Books is an edited collection of essays and presentations, based on the highlights of and key ideas shared during the Asian Festival of Children's Content in 2015, with a regional focus on China. Scholars, practitioners, writers, editors and publishers share their unique experiences and reflections on trends and developments in Asian children's literature and how it impacts global and regional book industries. 

Contributing authors are literary experts, transmedia professionals, illustrators and authors including Cai Gao (China), Ervin Han (Singapore), Rilla Melati (Singapore), Sally Murphy (Australia), Shirin Yim Bridges (USA), Tang Sulan (China), Wu Shuangying (China) and Ying Chang Compestine (USA).