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Spotlight on... The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras

14/11/2017 by Victoria Heward
Mark Twain was the pen name of American writer, Samuel Langhorne Clemens. He was born in November 1835 just after an appearance of Halley’s Comet and...

Cinema: The Adventures of Mark Twain!

14/11/2017 by Victoria Heward
The writer Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. In 1985 director, Will Vinton, released an animated film...

Spotlight on... Little Women

28/09/2017 by Victoria Heward
“I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” Little Women by Louisa May Alcott   In September 1868 Little Women, was published...

Culture: Labour Day

28/09/2017 by Victoria Heward
In America, Labour Day is celebrated every year on the first Monday in September. It is a workers’ holiday similar to the way 1st May is in other parts...

History: The American Civil War

28/09/2017 by Victoria Heward
Nearly 100 years after the American declaration of independence in 1776 a civil war almost divided the nation. In the south it was legal to own slaves...

Cinema: Little Women (1994)

28/09/2017 by Victoria Heward
Little Women has been made into a film several times and the 1994 version is one of the best. Although the story is well loved, it hasn’t always been...