January 18, 2018
by Nora Nagy
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The world of Edgar Allan Poe

Who was Edgar Allan Poe? When I look back at my literary studies, I have a recurring memory of the fascination I and my fellow students felt when we started reading Poe’s short stories and narrative poems. Not only did … Continue reading

November 3, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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The Railway Children

 The Railway Children, written by E Nesbit was published in 1906, is one of the best-loved children’s stories of all time.  It was one of the first children’s stories to have real characters and be set in the real world and … Continue reading

October 22, 2015
by Nora Nagy

Projects for The Boscombe Valley Mystery

Sherlock Holmes is the ultimate legendary detective and it is hard to find students who do not know at least one story about him. Just like all the stories in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes series, The Boscombe Valley Mystery offers exciting research … Continue reading