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World Book Day

Yesterday, 6th March 2014, was World Book Day, my daughter’s last at primary school. As usual, the school invited the children to dress up as book characters. In the past she has dressed as Peter Rabbit, Mrs Tiggywinkle, Mary Poppins¬†and … Continue reading

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Pulped Fiction

According to the 2003 Literary Pocket Companion, books can have alternative uses. The following is an extract: When engineers started searching for a suitably absorbent pulp to lay on the M6¬†toll motorway in 2003, they found it at an unexpectedly … Continue reading

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