When Dapo Adeola and I came together to create Look Up! one thing was never in doubt — the children in our story were going to look and sound like us.
‘Klara and the Sun’ follows the relationship between a caring humanoid and her 14-year-old companion, asking pertinent existential questions along the way.
The Authority invites community members, including citizens and residents, to join the workshop organised by the Dubai Performing Arts Programme on 30th March via Microsoft Teams.
The two initiatives - ‘Everyone’s Library’ and ‘Reader to Reader’, align with the Reading Month’s 2021 theme ‘My Family Reads’, and aim to instil and support positive reading habits among children.
Books titled “Trees in Trouble” and “How We’re F-ing Up Our Planet” scream out from the shelves of Barnes and Noble’s nature and wildlife section between reassuring tomes on hummingbirds and wildflowers. As the warming world faces raging forest
Lizzie Fry’s debut novel takes place in an alternative Earth where misogyny is rampant, and being female is basically an offence.
It’s a super easy one-pot soup that works well with most vegetables. Use the best quality chicken thighs as these are the base for the broth.
Five authors reveal the kind of comments they have received over their years of writing, relating to gender or not, and how they dealt with them.
You can have total recall. Well not quite but if you’re about to take exams or need to learn something for work, rest assured that there are effective ways of recalling information better than parrot fashion learning.
To be honest I don’t know what kind of books parents are reading to their children these days. When I was a little kid and had just learnt to read I’d read books like Dr Seuss’ ‘Green Eggs and Ham’, the ‘Peter and Jane’ series and the many fairy tales.