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The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award 2015 - Open for submissions

The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award is now accepting entries from publishers, agents and authors. The Award recognises the finest writers, with previous winners including Junot Diaz, Kevin Barry,...

World War I Centenary resources

Find booklists, resources and useful links below to help children use books to better understand World War I.

Valentine Joe: telling the story of the short life of a real person

Rebecca Stevens, author of Valentine Joe, blogs about Valentine Joe Strudwick, her grandfather's own experiences of World War I, and using a real person to inspire the events of a...

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