From Tom Hanks to Philip Pullman, there is something for everyone this month.
Eleven-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his dæmon, Asta, live with his parents at the Trout Inn near Oxford. Across the River Thames (which Malcolm navigates often using his beloved canoe, a boat by the name of La Belle Sauvage) is the Godstow Priory where the nuns live. Malcolm learns they have a guest with them; a baby by the name of Lyra Belacqua . . .
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[caption id="attachment_18391" align="aligncenter" width="219"] All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy WalkerOn July 18, 2016
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The five category winners for the Costa Book Awards have been announced. The Costa Book of the Year has been awarded to The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge.On January 7, 2016
Congratulations to Hilary Mantel on winning the Man Booker Prize for the second time. Bring Up the Bodies is the sequel to Wolf Hall which won in 2009. She is only...On October 17, 2012