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Favourite Classic Writers

Nikki Gamble

Favourite Classic Writers

by Nikki Gamble

  • 242 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Hodder Headline .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Writers, poets & dramatists,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • English,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Literary,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Literary,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 2,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 3,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10806475M
    ISBN 100750242868
    ISBN 109780750242868

      Any book from another era that’s still a fine read is to be appreciated; such a book in your favorite genre is to be treasured. More Books to Read Best Classic Books.   21 Writers on Their Favorite Children’s Books For Readers, Writers, and Parents. By Emily Temple. J is a classic, and I weep—truly, weep—when I read Tell Me Again About the Night I was Born. And I will forever gift King Baby by Kate Beaton to new parents. The tyranny of King Baby is too accurate.”.

      Our list of the 50 best historical fiction books includes bestsellers, bookseller picks, and award winners. Find your next historical fiction read! Here’s your all-access pass into the ultimate historical fiction guide: revisionist history, speculative history, and good old-fashioned historical fiction can all be found here, spanning Biblical. Wow, what a hard question! I deeply love the authors of the classic “girl” books - L. M. Montgomery; Johanna Spyri; Eleanor H. Porter; Dorothy Canfield Fisher; Louisa May Alcott; Jane Austen; Carolyn Keene. Those books are timeless, and will forev.

    Get this from a library! Favourite classic writers. [Nikki Gamble] -- Providing short introductions to the life and work of 14 of the best-known classic children's writers from around the world, this book covers authors from Lewis Carroll to Tolkien, and Frances.   The 31 Best Beach Reads, According to Your Favorite Writers Everyone from Marlon James to Ottessa Moshfegh on what you should read this summer. By The Editors of G Q.


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