Latest articles tagged with ‘books’

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My Bag - Helping Foster Kids Into Loving Books

When children enter the care system, it's often with very few possessions. A pioneering local charity is working to ensure that they get the best...

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On the trail of the mummy snails

Troy Jenkinson is a headteacher and writer with a mission: unleash the snails!

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20th Century Notts: 1921-1923

The next instalment of our guide to the last century's local literature sees the publication of a dictionary, the opening of a super-cinema, and the...

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20th Century Notts: 1918-1920

As the Great War and a deadly influenza take their toll, a children's newspaper is launched and one of our great writers is born.

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20th Century Notts: 1915-1917

A literary masterpiece is banned in the wind of war.

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20th Century Notts: 1912-1914

Sons, lovers and the wife of a former teacher. D. H. Lawrence is busy as our 20th-Century-travels pass through three more years.

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20th Century Notts: 1909-1911

Our journey through the 20th Century continues with the birth of one of our most prolific authors and the first novel from one of our finest.

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20th Century Notts: 1906-1908

Our year-by-year tour of the 20th Century continues with the education and entertainment of young readers.

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20th Century Notts: 1903-1905

The second of our new feature taking us through the last century, year-by-year. This week: a masked hero, a boy who wouldn't grow up and an odd...

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20th Century Notts: 1900-1902

In the first of a weekly feature, John Baird takes us on a year-by-year journey through literary Notts. We kick off at the dawn of the 20th Century...

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Dragon Slaying and Language Learning: One Third Stories

A fascinating tale of how a pair of Notts entrepreneurs faced down a Dragon; made languages easy to learn and showed that we are an incredibly...

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Laughs, loves and Lawrence; meet the full-time comedy writer Lee Stuart Evans.

You have most likely laughed at Lee Stuart Evan's work before, through whatever comedian he is working for. His first novel, a nostalgic coming of...

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