Stories For Every Classroom: Canadian Fiction Portraying Characters With Disabilities posted on 14 Jun 2016
If you are not a Canadian reader, don’t be put off this fabulous resource by what seems to be its geographical specificity.
The End Of The End Of The World by Jonathan Franzen posted on 19 May 2016
The New Yorker has published an article by Jonathan Franzen subtitled An uncle’s legacy and a journey to Antartica
'Kinsella In His Hole' by Hilary Mantel posted on 13 May 2016
The London review of Books (LRB) website has published a new and original short story from the award-winning novelist, Hilary Mantel
The Communist Party in Literature posted on 27 Apr 2016
Andy Croft was born in 1956 in Cheshire. He went to Nottingham University and taught Literature and Creative Writing
Powerful picture books: understanding disability in nursery schools posted on 15 Apr 2016
This unpublished thesis by Karen Argent argues that picture books for young children can contribute to alternative constructions of disability
Reading with your child posted on 10 Mar 2016
The Book Trust have prepared an easy to read PDF for parents in order to encourage them to read to and with their young children
Disability and why children need to read about it posted on 26 Jan 2016
One of the most important reasons to keep Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck on the English GCSE syllabus is........
A selection of recommended books for children that include stories about asylum seekers and refugees from around the world posted on 25 Jan 2016
A selection of recommended books for children that include stories about asylum seekers and refugees from around the world Picture books
For the Good Old Cause: trade unionism, the Communist Party of Great Britain and the post-war novel 1950-1965 posted on 11 Dec 2015
It is... no co-incidence that depictions of trade unions and trade unionism in British novels written following the end of World War Two are dominated by .
The Road To 1984 posted on 04 Dec 2015
This research paper looks at the way authors of fiction in the UK presented the events of the 1984-5 Miners' Strike.