Parachutes and daring deeds

Karen Argent enjoys The Girl with her Head in the Clouds by Karen McCombie, the dare-devil story of young Dolly Shepherd, the pioneering Edwardian parachutist 

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A long wait ends

Terry Potter finally locates a copy of Margot Bennett's science fiction novel, The Long Way Back which explores an alternative reverse colonialism. Was it worth the wait?

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An exclusive young reader interview with Beth

The Letterpress Project has asked young readers to do a short interview for us. We asked them five questions and said they could say as much or as little as you want to. Today we feature a teenage book fanatic - Beth.

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Deadly rivalry

John Wain's 1959 novel, The Contenders,tells the story of what happens when the boundary line between friendship and emnity becomes blurred.

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Over-excited and full of chocolate

Posy Simmonds' The Chocolate Wedding tells the story of Lulu whose dream of being a bridesmaid might just end in disappointment when she over-indulges in her favourite sweets.

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