Pooh Bridge

My friend and I took a stroll down to a little village called Hartfield in East Sussex. It is in the woods here that the original Pooh Bridge stands, the woods in which the characters from A A Milne’s stories of Winnie the Pooh is inspired from. I would recommend anyone to take a stroll this…

El Deafo by Cece Bell

I was asked to read this book by a teacher at my school. All us teachers were given a different book and had to feed back to each other what we liked and didn’t like about them, considering which year groups or types of children might enjoy them. I was excited when I found out…

Literature Festivals

In the last few months I have tried to schedule in a couple of book themed trips, meeting authors and listening to talks at various literacy festivals in my local area. The first literature festival I went to was in Cranbrook, the highlight being a talk from the author Julian Clary and illustrator David Roberts. As…