The Annotated Peter Pan

Peter Pan ranks high in the pantheon of universally embraced literary icons -- like Alice in Wonderland and Sherlock Holmes -- worthy of a sprightly new study such as we have here. This informative volume, replete with ancillary materials including screenplays from film adaptations, four-color photographs, and illustrations by iconic artists, finds Harvard scholar Maria Tatar illuminating the genesis and career of the original lost boy.

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Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…