XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education Palgrave Higher Education

Little Goody Two-Shoes and Other Stories

Originally Published by John Newbery

ISBN 9781137274274
Publication Date September 2013
Formats Paperback Ebook 
Publisher Palgrave
Series Classics of Children's Literature

John Newbery is celebrated as the first successful publisher of children's books, and the founder of modern children's literature. Three classic works published by Newbery (the authors unknown) are now available for a new generation of readers. Edited by M. O. Grenby, with an introduction, explanatory notes and suggestions for further reading.

M.O. Grenby is Professor of Eighteenth-Century Studies in the School of English at Newcastle University, UK. He has published extensively on the British response to the French Revolution, the political novel and the early history of children's books.

Note on the Texts
Further Reading
1. The Lilliputian Magazine
2. he History of Little Goody Two-Shoes
3. The Fairing: or, A Golden Toy for Children


Finally, a series that makes available some notable children's classics of former ages...' - David Rudd, University of Bolton, UK
'An exciting new series ... No survey of children's literature would be complete without these 'lost' classics.' - Kenneth Kidd, University of Florida, USA
'An indispensible resource for educators, scholars and students ... the series invites readers to engage anew with the history of children's books.' - Clare Bradford, Deakin University, Australia
Add a review