Tags » Famous Authors

Black History Month - Famous Black Authors

Black History Month – Famous Authors

Have a look at the attached powerpoint and see whether you have read any of the recommended books. The majority of these books can be found in the academy library. ;-)

Black History Month

Someday you'll want me like I want you (Darcy and Elizabeth)

“In such cases as this, it is, I believe, the established mode to express a sense of obligation for the sentiments avowed, however unequally they may be returned.

317 more words

Quite Early One Morning, Dylan Thomas, 1960

Dont know about

you,    but me -

I’m up early.

I’m up

up in the dark,

like a stranger

sittin on a park

bench, watchin… 162 more words

The Vintage Book Poem Du Jour

Mark Twain's The War Prayer, 1968

Mark Twain

didn’t like War.

So much, he


a long


about it.

Take note -

The War Prayer

has some

rather gory

un-Twain-like… 133 more words

The Vintage Book Poem Du Jour

What’s on my Bedside Reading Table?

Lots of good fiction to read this month! Some of the books have been so riveting that they’ve even kept me up past my bedtime. 669 more words


Scenes From a Marriage, Ingmar Bergman, 1974

Now that I’ve

watched “Married”

on FX

I can’t imagine



Scenes from a


will have much


It was aired

in Sweden… 167 more words

Vintage Books

The Life and Times of Chaucer

Raise your hand

if you still


any part of

a Chaucer poem

you had to recite

by heart

in school

like a fool,

stumbling badly… 204 more words