Roald Dahl (1916-1990) "And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”
The Noble Conrad - For the great novelist, art, entertainment, & moral purpose were one. In his books, Conrad says that sailors (at least of his era) were great readers, & he took Shakespeare & Dickens with him on his long journeys to the Far East.
Micro Fiction, Creative Writing Fun for Teens, Narrative Writing, Sub Plan, CCSS
Micro Fiction – Flash Fiction – Two-Sentence Stories – Sudden Fiction – Twitter Tales Whatever you want to call them, super-short stories are a super-fun way to spend a single class period, as you introduce your secondary English classes to the idea that an entire story can exist within just two sentences.
David Mitchell offers clues to new novel The Bone Clocks – interactive
From the author of Cloud Atlas comes a fantastic abstract journey through human mortality. Pick it up today in your local library. https://richmond.spydus.co.uk/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/OPAC/BIBENQ?CF=GEN&BRN=3632599