July 21, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Mystery in the English Class

Events, people, occurrences which are difficult or impossible to explain are intriguing for most of us. Stories of mystery can distract us from our everyday routines and make us focus at the same time. Good mysteries are real page-turners, which engage the readers … Continue reading

May 3, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Stories from the city: two new readers for teens and adults

The Mystery of the Three Domes Would you like to go on a journey across Europe? Would you also like to solve puzzles and explore some beautiful architecture? When you choose a story written by Elspeth Rawstron and illustrated by Nick … Continue reading

April 26, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Are you a serial reader? Meet Dan Parks, the teenage detective

What’s better than a good story? Simple, a series of good stories! Just think of the immense popularity of TV series and the excitement you feel before buying the next comic book in a series. In our post about serialisation, Frances … Continue reading

May 22, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Detective Stories Special: Sherlock Holmes, Meet Richard MacAndrew, Book Lists

To celebrate Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s birthday on May 22nd we have a Detective Special with: A focus on Sherlock Holmes and Classical Detective Stories An interview with Richard MacAndrew, the author of Dan and the Missing Dogs. Detective and … Continue reading