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Books I could read again and again

  1. The Little Prince
  2. George’s Marvellous Medicine
  3. The Diary of Anne Frank
  4. The Harry Potter series
  5. The Palace of Illusions
  6. One Amazing Thing
  7. A Thousand Splendid Suns…
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Purple kohlrabi, Quentin Blake and me.

I thought I would put a big startling image to start with to wake you up! This one is drawn using Conte crayons.

Jane brought this lively looking character back from the farm shop today, and I just had to draw it. 392 more words


McBroom’s Tall Tales

One day I came across an old book that I had owned as a kid. I’d forgotten all about it, but when I saw the cover it made me smile. 518 more words

Children's Books

CHILD POWER! Roald Dahl in the 1980s

Roald Dahl used to talk with some pride about what he called his ‘child power’. He couldn’t move objects with his mind like Matilda or wave a vengeful magic finger, no. 937 more words

Roald Dahl

I Bet You Think You Know This Story...

R E V O L T I N G   R H Y M E S

“I bet you think you know this story? You don’t the real one is much more gory. 254 more words


August Book Club

August Is Women’s History Month

As August is Women’s history month I thought I would jump on that theme and read one book by a woman, about women and a book with some nice drawings in. 199 more words

Art, Books, Film And TV

Welcome to the new term!

We’re a couple of weeks in to our new school term and the Library has been really busy! We’ve had new books and a new time slot for children and adults to come in after school on a Wednesday to see the library and share books. 343 more words