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

June 18, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Be original!

Do your students read original fiction? Here are three fun stories for them to explore. We love and benefit from reading the classics in and out of the classroom, but since variety is the essence of extensive reading, original stories written for … Continue reading