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Put Lynne Truss in charge….

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Studying Harry Potter

Reported today on news.scotsman.com: JK works her magic on Harry Potter students STUDENTS at an American university studying the work of Edinburgh author JK Rowling have been split up into the four Hogwarts’ houses due to the popularity of the course. The class, focused on discussing the marketing and cultural significance of the best-selling Harry […]

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Author Susan Hill Claims Poor Teaching is Resulting in Loathing of Books

According to an article featured on Telegraph.co.uk, author Susan Hill has claimed that students in the UK are taught “so badly, so dully and so mechanically” that many children are being turned off literature. Hill, author of The Woman in Black, Strange Meeting and I’m the King of the Castle, has her most popular works […]

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