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Sad to hear Seamus Heaney has died, aged 74

Posted by on Aug 30, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Irish poet and playwright Seamus Heaney, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature, has died today, aged 74....

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Ringo Starr to publish children’s book

Posted by on Aug 29, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Ringo Starr, drummer extraordinaire and voice of Thomas the Tank Engine, has released the first artwork from the forthcoming picture book...

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The Witches 30th Anniversary Edition, by Roald Dahl

Posted by on Aug 28, 2013 in Reviews | 4 comments

THE WITCHES, by ROALD DAHL, illustrated by QUENTIN BLAKE Special anniversary edition published by: Farrar Straus Giroux Regular edition...

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An Interview with Roald Dahl Funny Prize Winner, Philip Ardagh

Posted by on Aug 27, 2013 in Interviews | 6 comments

Roald Dahl Funny Prize-winning author Philip Ardagh is 6ft 7in tall with a very bushy beard — and Dahl hated beards —...

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Adele Asked to Write a Children’s Book

Posted by on Aug 23, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The newspapers are reporting that Adele has been approached by top executives at Puffin to write a book for very young children based on...

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