Word of the Day – Chide

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Chide (verb) ch-aid Scold or rebuke Old English cīdan, of unknown origin. (more…)

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Gloria Steinem, Activist, Author, Kick Ass Feminist

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Gloria Steinem (March 25th 1934) is an American icon, feminist, journalist and social political activist who became recognised as the leader of the American feminist movement in the late 1960s…

10 Slytherin Tattoos for the Dedicated Deatheater

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The Sorting Hat has figured you out and decided you belong to the House of Salazar Slytherin, the most cunning and ambitious of the Hogwarts founders. In this devious and…

‘Storybook Dads’ keeps prisoners and children connected

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'Storybook Dads' is an initiative started in Devon, UK to help connect prisoners with their children. In 2002, Sharon Berry worked as a volunteer at HMP Channings Wood where she…

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Illustrated Finally has a Release Date

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When the Harry Potter illustrated series by Jim Kay was first announced we were promised a book a year, making buying Christmas presents very easy! However, when it came to…

Salman Rushdie to Publish Don Quixote Inspired Novel

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Salman Rushdie is to publish a Don Quixote inspired novel later this year. Quichotte is inspired by the Miguel de Cervantes classic text and tells the story of an ageing…

Peaky Blinders Tie-In Book Coming

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Later this year comes the fifth series of The Peaky Blinders to the BBC, the much loved show based on gang activity in the early 20th Century. Earlier in the…

10 Slytherin Tattoos for the Dedicated Deatheater

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The Sorting Hat has figured you out and decided you belong to the House of Salazar Slytherin, the most cunning and ambitious of the Hogwarts founders. In this devious and…

If Lord of the Rings characters were Zodiac Signs…

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The Zodiac consists of 12 signs, each with particular characteristics assigned for people born at specific times of the year. For centuries now, each month-long period has had its own…

Newly discovered ‘Baby-Sitters Club’ book covers revealed

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The Baby-Sitters Club has recently been announced as making a comeback and many fans are very excited. Zacksploitation Comics decided to celebrate by taking classic Baby-Sitters Club book covers and having a bit…

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Quiz – A-Z What’s in a Name?

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26 questions all about names from literature.   (more…)

Quiz! Women in History

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To help celebrate Women’s History Month, this quiz focuses on novels written about the lives of real women in history.   (more…)

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