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Spotlight on… Wilkie Collins

11/09/2018 by Victoria Heward
“Silence is safe.” The Woman in White, by Wilkie Collins   English novelist, William Wilkie Collins was born in 1824 in London. He started inventing...

Spotlight on… H.G. Wells and The Time Machine

28/08/2018 by Victoria Heward
“It’s against reason,” said Filby. “What reason?” said the Time Traveller.” The Time Machine by H.G. Wells,   H.G....

Spotlight on... The House of the Seven Gables

27/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
“Life is made up of marble and mud.” The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne   American author Nathaniel Hawthorne was born...

Spotlight on... James Joyce and Dubliners

08/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Though their life was modest, they believed in eating well. Dubliners (Arabia) by James Joyce   James Joyce was born in 1882 in Dublin. He is best...

Spotlight on... Robert Louis Stevenson

27/04/2018 by Victoria Heward
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes...

Spotlight on... Romeo and Juliet

09/04/2018 by Victoria Heward
“O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare   Shakespeare’s tragic romance of Romeo and Juliet...