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Where worlds are made

One question that I heard a lot while doing book talks was something I hadn’t been expecting. So many children were interested to know where… 355 more words

Jack Reusen

Adult vs. Children's fiction

On a recent trip to my local library, I picked up two books by two of my favourite children’s authors. Plugged by Eoin Colfer (of the Artemis Fowl series) and Switch Bitch by Roald Dahl (Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory etc.) Both these books were adult fiction and I was interested to see how the author’s style differed when writing for this older audience. 358 more words

Roald Dahl - Streghe #RoaldDahl

Ho appena terminato di leggere un libro destinato ai ragazzi (ogni tanto è bello risentirsi giovane). STREGHE. In sintesi: una nonna ,ex cacciatrice di streghe in pensione, spiega al nipote come riconoscere una vera strega (non quelle dei raconti con scope, cappelli strani ecc..). 132 more words

Letteratura Per Ragazzi E Bambini

Vox Pop on BRT Television 5/07/2015 - Near East University presents "Matilda"

VOX POP tête-à-tête

Near East University presents


By Engin Dervişağa…….

As part of our change over to our new summer schedule and by great demand, we are repeating the NEU Matilda interview on our Vox Pop programme on BRT2 Live on Sunday 5th of July at 12.30pm. 401 more words


Charlie and the chocolate factory: Book or Movie?

Both the book and movie are good. Call me biased but I like books over movies. There are many faults in the movie.

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Reading with Pearl - June 2015

Soon enough, I know, Pearl will want to read the plethora of picture books and board books that she has (she already seems to like the look of the pictures). 679 more words

Book Reviews

My Inspiration to ever write (create) ...

I thought and thought hard about the particular classic it is that I love the most. Finally I decided it couldn’t be a single book. Well,  it can never be. 213 more words