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Read Along With Us: Greenaway regional nominations

As promised, here is the lowdown on our suggested titles to be considered for nomination for the Kate Greenaway medal this year.

If you’re attending next Tuesday’s  903 more words

Greenaway, rivers & murder mysteries

Today’s adventure has taken me to Greenaway, former holiday home of Agatha Christie, Famous for her Poirot stories. Nestled up on top the banks of the river dart in a village called Glampton in Devon. 522 more words

Adventures

DEAD THINGS 1

The strange charm of watching decaying bodies

 

PHOTO CREDIT: GRIGORIS ANTONOPOULOS

CKG Review - What you need to know about the Greenaway Shortlist (Part I)

Just in time for today’s medal ceremony – brush up with our handy visual guides to the eight outstanding titles nominated for this year’s Greenaway Medal. 11 more words

Book Reviews

Icons of Modern Art: The Shchukin Collection at Fondation Louis Vuitton

The Louis Vuitton exhibition on the Shchukin collection reveals the ambiguity of art collecting in its form as well as its content, through its attempt to reconcile the personal quirks, contradictions and passions of a Russian collector with the immense role his collection came to adopt within modern art history. 1,391 more words

Exhibition Review

Illustrated Books: The Waterstones Children's Book Prize

The Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017 shortlists have been announced today. It’s no surprise, given recent global events, to see Francesca Sanna’s spectacular The Journey… 510 more words

What We're Reading Wednesday

Into the Light: Helen Allingham's eternal countryside

Europe and America had some pioneering women artists during the nineteenth century, many of whom I have now covered in this series. One I have not yet mentioned is… 1,483 more words

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