Author Archives: Laura Brett

Let’s take a look at some new books

We’ve recently had some new books arrive at the Curriculum Centre, which is always very exciting! Here are some of my favourites: &nbs [...]

Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock – “The Book of Dust” is on its way!

Fans of Philip Pullman, who have waited very patiently for quite a while, will be rushing to bookshops from midnight tonight to buy the firs [...]

Delving into the magical world of fairy tales

Yesterday, I was given a wonderful opportunity to attend a lecture on Children’s Literature (EE104 – week 2), run by Sandra Williams [...]

Libraries Week 9th – 14th October 2017

  This week is Libraries Week, where we celebrate all of our different kinds of libraries – including school libraries, public libraries [...]

Jack takes on the giants once more

I recently read a retelling of a story called “The Fiery Dragon” in Daniel Morden’s book Dark Tales from the Woods. The notorious Jack [...]

“Words Have Power. Read a Banned Book”

This week (Sept 24th – Sept 30th) is Banned Books Week, where we celebrate our right to read. The American Library Association’s Office [...]

Arthur Rackham – 150th Anniversary

The 19th September marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Arthur Rackham, one of the leading illustrators during the “Golden Age of I [...]
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