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Tony Mitton takes poetry award

Tony Mitton has won the CLPE Poetry Award 2014 for his collection, Wayland.

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Overall Winner of the 2014 competition

We are delighted to be able to share the Overall Winner of the 2014 ReadingZone Picture Book Competition - How the Zebra Got its Stripes by the Reception class of Harby C of E Primary School in Leicestershire.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

City of Fate

Set in the battle for Stalingrad, the story follows the struggle for survival of Yuri, a young teenage boy, and five-year-old Peter who he found in the rubble of their city. Snipers, Nazi shelling, lack of food and not...

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The Freedom Frontier

This is the fourth and final part of the Metawars series. The books are set in a world which is polluted, crowded and violent. Most people make life bearable by escaping to the Metasphere, a virtual space which allows...

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