The Best Science-based Novels for Children, recommended by Alom Shaha
There are umpteen science textbooks out there to help kids with their science homework. But what about the broader picture, the creativity, the advantages of becoming a scientifically literate individual? Alom Shaha, teacher, filmmaker and science communicator, recommends five great novels to inspire your kids with the wonder of science.
RIP Philip Roth 1933-2018
Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2013
by Philip Roth
“That also is what I appreciate in Philip Roth. He uses his position as a quite influential and famous writer, to do the right thing.”
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For our next Italian Book Club meeting we'll be reading The Little Virtues by Natalia Ginzburg. Read the book (pictured to the right) and join us on June 4th at 6.30pm in Oxford. All are welcome.