What Bernard Cornwell’s books tell us about The Last Kingdom season 5

With the fifth and final season of Netflix The Last Kingdom almost here, fans are wondering exactly what we can expect from the (almost) final chapter in the story of Uhtred son of Uhtred. Season 4 was more than eventful, with war, plague and murder in the kingdoms of Wessex …

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Hesson: Children’s Book Reviews February 2022

Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article (Candlewick Press) This picture book gives us a wonderful explanation of the phrase “Black Lives Matter”. It will open conversations with young …

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Wake County School Librarians Defend Contested LGBTQ Books

Some Wake County school librarians are advocating for several LGBTQ-themed books that some parents want removed from school libraries. Parents in Wake County and across the country are challenging books, often with LGBTQ content, that they label as pornographic because of graphic language or sex-related imagery. But a group of …

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An epic mission, to preserve the ancient books of Timbuktu

Timbuktu — In the studio of the Ahmed-Baba Institute for Higher Islamic Studies and Research, time seems to have slowed down. As the dust and the sound of paintbrushes float on the paper, six students hold in their hands one of the region’s most precious heritages. Ceremonially, they repeat the …

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New books released during the pandemic

As we all know, these two years have been difficult for the arts. Canceled shows, staff shortages and the closure of theatres, galleries and concert halls have taken their toll. The impact of the pandemic on writers is perhaps less well known. But surely they can keep writing, no matter …

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Reviews | I read 88 books in the last year…here are the five best

We are all aware of the phenomenon that I like to call “Ruined reading in high school for everyone. I promise I’m working on a more concise and catchy name, but for now I think it gets the message across pretty well. If you’re like me, you devoured books in …

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College Press Offers Proven Books As Schools Open

The Chronicle Chronicle JournalistAFTER another long Covid-19-induced school break, he will be back in class next week and the College Press in Borrowdale West, Harare, is calling on parents with school-going children not to miss their full range of school stock which includes revision guides which have been so helpful …

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30 bestselling books for the week of January 29

Breadcrumb Links Entertainment Books Compiled by Bookmanager from weekly sales statistics from over 250 Canadian independent bookstores. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article NEW RELEASES 1. Deep House: …

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Dulcimer Books Market Size, Share, Growth Overview, Competitive Analysis

New Jersey, United States,- This detail Dulcimer Book Market The report outlines the growth development and analysis of the industry, which plays an important role for new market players entering the market. The new players in the market can get a comprehensive overview of the main aspects that control the …

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[#RapplerReads] Are these popular books worth the love?

Jet and Mariana, hosts of the ‘Fiction Friends’ podcast, give their take on these bestsellers Editor’s note: #RapplerReads is a project of the BrandRap team. We earn a commission every time you shop through the affiliate links below. Being a bibliophile is both a blessing and a curse. Thousands of …

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