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Waterstones Children’s Books Prize 2017

The latest prize has been awarded to Kiran Millwood Hargraves for an adventure book – The Girl of Ink and Stars – which is in fact her debut novel.   Here’s a synopsis: “Isabella Riosse is the daughter of a

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Literary Anniversaries: 12 August

Today we commemorate the death of William Blake in London in 1827.  An undoubtedly talented man, Blake was not just a poet, but an artist and printmaker too.  Despite this, his real recognition has come after his death: some of

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