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May, 2016

  • 9 May

    What are the best read stories to read aloud?

    Being read aloud to is such a very great pleasure! And the effect of it goes well beyond the enjoyment of the story according to Philip Pullman who wrote: “Reading aloud is an activity that everyone can take part in. It sharpens the intellect, invigorates the imagination and enlarges the …

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  • 7 May

    12 Great Poetry Collections To Read During Every Month Of The Year

    To soften the gusty blow of the so-called cruelest month, the Academy of American Poets decreed April National Poetry Month, a time to read and celebrate the written and spoken word, and to participate in various poetry-related activities. In 2012, for example, the organization asked for submissions from student-poets, some …

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  • 1 May

    Sisters Launch an Exclusive Romance Bookstore

    Sisters Bea and Leah Koch with the help of Kickstarter have opened a bookshop in Culver City, California with a sole focus in romance novels. The store aims to bring to an end the stigma that surrounds these genres. we love romance novels. We always have. Or at least, we …

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  • 1 May

    Jim Harrison Appears in Best Seller List for the First Time

    Embed from Getty Images   The late author Jim Harrison has landed on the New York Times’ bestsellers list for the first time ever. The book The Ancient Minstrel has occupied 14th place in the March 10th New York Times’ bestsellers of the hardcover fiction list. Jim Harrison (December 11, 1937 …

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April, 2016

  • 30 April

    Book Scheme to Help Fight Mental Health Issues

    Embed from Getty Images   Initiated by The Reading Agency a campaign “The Reading Well for Young People” has been set in place that will allow doctors to prescribe from a list of books to help young people deal with mental-health issues and will be available at surgeries and libraries. …

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  • 30 April

    Big Issue Magazine Reaches 200 Million Sales

    Embed from Getty Images   Big Issue celebrates its significant milestone of 200 Million copies sold at the v Jealous Gallery in Shoreditch, London. To commemorate the issue the cover is designed by a prolific street artist Ben Eine The Big Issue is a magazine founded by John Bird and Gordon …

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