fitzhugh harriet

The 12 books that inaugurated a great era in kids’ lit.


Why are horror movies from 1960-63 so resistant to critical analysis?

The New Gods are stronger, faster, and smarter than other generations.


Director Tim Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has many fine qualities,…

Roald Dahl

We’re riding a swell of black-humored children’s literature, these days — the…