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Such Stuff: A Story-maker’s Inspiration – Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman

Walker Books

October 2016

ISBN 9781406364576

RRP: $27.99

What a master storyteller Michael Morpurgo is! His body of work and his reputation are both completely awe-inspiring. 409 more words

Childrens Books

Hairy Potter and the Philosopher's Bone

  • What do you notice about this illustration?
  • Why did Chris Riddell give it the title ‘Hairy Potter and the Philosopher’s Bone’?
  • What is a philosopher? Do you know of any famous philosophers?
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Books and Bealtaine Festival

I am having one of these madly busy weeks. Just got back from talking down in Scoil Mhuire in Abbeyside, Waterford and headed to The Ark… 138 more words

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Have you read any Leigh Hobbs books?

What great news today. Leigh Hobbs, best-selling author of more than 20 books, including the iconic Old Tom, Mr Chicken Goes to Paris and Horrible Harriet… 225 more words