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Blood, Coffins and Transformation: The Image of Dracula in Children´s Vampire Fiction

@inproceedings{Sigmundsdttir2016BloodCA,
  title={Blood, Coffins and Transformation: The Image of Dracula in Children´s Vampire Fiction},
  author={Sandra D{\"o}gg Sigmundsd{\'o}ttir},
  year={2016}
}
This essay examines the role of children ́s literature, especially in fantasy and fiction. Studies have shown that literature has the important job to educate and entertain. The essay explains how personal development of a child is affected with the help of fantasy and fiction and impacts the emotional, social and psychological development on the road to adulthood. The essay focuses on the genre that is vampire fiction meant for children. It makes the point of showing the connection between… Expand