How Rudyard Kipling got his Just So stories...

Rudyard Kipling's reimagining of creation myths for young children are written to be read out loud...
 

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A dip into the downright weird

A Room Full of Toys by Alberto Manguel is an almost hallucinogenic flight of fancy that attempts to reconstruct the childhood magic of toys 

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Sofia the Dreamer and her Magical Afro

This magical new picture book written by Jessica Wilson and illustrated by Tom Rawles tells how Sofia's afro hair provides a gateway to her cultural history.

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Death in Venice: a tale for our times

A tale of obsessive decadence in a time of cholera that is perfectly paced, elegantly written and treats the reader as an adult.

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Charlie Star

In Terry Milne's book, Charlie the dachshund has to abandon his rituals to save his friend......

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