Word of the Day – Replicant

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Replicant (noun) re-pli-kant (in science fiction) a genetically engineered or artificial being created as an exact replica of a particular human being. From replica+ -ant first used in the film…

Literary News

‘Frozen’ songwriters have created a musical movie based on The Prince and the Dressmaker

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A new movie musical written by the great minds behind the music of Coco, Frozen, and Frozen 2 is in the works! Coming straight from their third Oscar nomination for Best…

Graphic novels and comics proven to encourage literacy

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Graphic novels and comic books are being applauded for encouraging literacy in children. Graphic novels are popular with young and old alike, with stories spanning all genres and appealing to…

Adventure Author Clive Cussler Dead at 88

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News has reached us of the dead of US author Clive Cussler, who brought many adventures to life with a huge collection of novels to his name, including the Dirk…

New Releases

Former National Security Advisor to President Trump Signs Book Deal With William Collins

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US Army Lieutenant General H R McMaster, who served as President Donald Trump's national security advisor, has signed a book deal with publisher William Collins that promises to be both…

10 Great Novels Publishing in March 2020

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When you consider that January lasted about 17 years it’s quite astonishing how quickly the year is now flying by. March is almost upon us and for us in the…

Unseen Warhol collection lined up for major publication

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Previously unpublished Andy Warhol drawings on the theme of love, sex and desire are going to be published in a collection for the first time. Warhol's foundation is releasing a…

Reading Lists and Recommendations

The Bestselling Books of the Last One Hundred Years: 1994

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We started at 1918, bringing you the bestselling books of the last one hundred years. Today we start a new decade, as we countdown to the end of a century…

Graphic novels and comics proven to encourage literacy

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Graphic novels and comic books are being applauded for encouraging literacy in children. Graphic novels are popular with young and old alike, with stories spanning all genres and appealing to…

10 Great Novels Publishing in March 2020

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When you consider that January lasted about 17 years it’s quite astonishing how quickly the year is now flying by. March is almost upon us and for us in the…

Inspired by Literature

Margaret Atwood novels inspire new ballet

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A new ballet based on a trilogy of novels by Margaret Atwood is coming soon. The ballet is being created by Royal Ballet choreographer Wayne McGregor, known in nerdy circles…

Edgar Allen Poe ‘Tell Tale Heart’ cake complete with beating heart!

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The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe is a classic and well known tale, first published in 1843. The narrator of the story starts to tells us about a…

Check out This Magical Harry Potter Nursery

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If you're Harry Potter fan who's spent countless hours imagining you were exploring the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, then you'll no doubt be very impressed by this magical…

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Quiz! Keywords – P – People

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A new series for a new year. Working through the alphabet each quiz is based around a keyword (or its derivatives) found in a book title or a literary quote.…

Quiz! Keywords – O – Ocean

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A new series for a new year. Working through the alphabet each quiz is based around a keyword (or its derivatives) found in a book title or a literary quote.…
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