The purpose of this study was to investigate the actual literature for children about New Mexico. The influences of Indian, the Spanish-American, and the Anglo-American cultures of New Mexico on children's literature have been considered. Interesting and outstanding personalities in the field of children's literature also have been presented, and the chronological development of children's literature of New Mexico has been traced.
Juvenile Literature, New Mexico, Fiction, Native American, Anglo-American, Hispanic
Level of Degree
Teacher Education, Educational Leadership & Policy
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Ruggles, Mina Bannon. "The History of Children's Literature of New Mexico." (1953). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/educ_teelp_etds/192