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- We adore Oliver Jeffers' books, so what a treat that his new one is perfect for Halloween too! We're giving away five copies of the totally unique There's a Ghost in this House: https://t.co/xVsmh54UYA https://t.co/6hDsyxez6L 12 hours ago
- Every child deserves to have access to a great school library! That's why @CressidaCowell has set up her #LifechangingLibraries campaign 🙌 Head this way for simple tips and quick wins to make your library space work for you: https://t.co/BoUgOOYyJA https://t.co/EwBAoiNj5r 13 hours ago
- 'So many of the kids I taught were "in-between" in some way... Most kids, at times, feel they don’t quite fit the categories.' We love this from Michael Mann about how his and his students' experiences of 'half-ness' inspired his new book Ghostcloud: https://t.co/wPGQbPJNuJ https://t.co/Xusiz4JqLZ 13 hours ago