Clockwork

Amazing book (first published in 2004) from my favourite author - the Oxford novelist Philip Pullman. In my mind I always put him in one line with such classics as John R.R. Tolkien and Clive S. Lewis. The Clockwork you might want to connect with many different subjects and make it an exciting cross-curricular topic for … Continue reading Clockwork

Runaway Train

First published in the UK in 1995. The "Runaway Train" is one of the "Little Red Train" adventures. This is a book written by Benedict Blathwayt - a British award-winning illustrator and writer who lives in Somerset on the edge of Exmoor. (Read more about Benedict Blathwayt here.) An exciting story of Duffy Driver trying to catch … Continue reading Runaway Train