Month: August 2018

Arguably

Christopher Hitchens (1949-2011) was a matchless writer, debater and humanist. Throughout his life he shone the light of reason and truth into the eyes of charlatans and hucksters, exposing falsehood and decrying hypocrisy wherever he found it. With his passing, the world has lost a great…

Ninety Degrees in the Shade (Library Alabama Classics)

Clarence Cason belonged to that restless generation of southern intellectuals who, between the world wars, questioned the South’s stubborn traditionalism, even as they tried to explain and defend its distinctiveness. From his professorial perch at The University of Alabama, Cason wrote polished essays for leading national…

Oxford Reading Tree: Level 1+: More Songbirds Phonics: Pack (6 books, 1 of …

Written by award-winning author Julia Donaldson, Songbirds Phonics are highly decodable, beautifully illustrated real stories. In Mix, Mix, Mix, Bob Bug is let loose in the kitchen! The Level 1+ More Songbirds books consolidate phonics introduced to beginner readers in Songbirds Level 1+, matching a sound…

Brilliant Activities for Reading Comprehension, Year 1 (2nd Edition)

The Brilliant Activities for Reading Comprehension series (2nd Edition) addresses the Programmes of Study for reading comprehension in the new (2014) national curriculum for England. The importance of being able to read for meaning should never be underestimated. The ability to decode text is not enough.…