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Roger Boore obituary | Editing

My friend Roger Boore, who died at the age of 82, was a Welsh editor and author. He will be remembered for his dedication to the Welsh language and its spread, especially among children. A chartered accountant, returning to his hometown of Cardiff in the late 1960s, and with a growing family to educate, he noticed how few children’s picture ...

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Questions and Answers with Author Linda Zajac | Saturday Q&A

Known For: Award Winning Freelance Science Writer and Author of “Robo-Motion: Robots that Move Like Animals” and Minecraft Books with STEM and Coding Sidebars For starters: Her first major publication was in Highlights, a children’s magazine, on the use of DNA to count grizzly bears. Education: Graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University. Q: When did you think, “Oh, I’m going ...

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Professor Scripps Myriam JA Chancy discusses novel about the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and the plight of refugees – Orange County Register

Myriam JA Chancy had not planned to write a novel about the Haitian earthquake of 2010. Chancy, who holds the Hartley Burr Alexander Chair of Humanities at Scripps College in Claremont, is a respected scholar who focuses on feminism and history in Haiti and has written several historical fiction books. “I had no intention of writing this novel,” says Chancy ...

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6 on the list for the Bocas Children’s Book Award

Characteristics Journalist 35 minutes ago – Six writers from the Caribbean have been shortlisted for the top Bocas Children’s Book Prize, with tales that bring magic, folklore and true historical events to life for the region’s young readers. The award, sponsored by Unit Trust Corporation (UTC), is the first of its kind to recognize Caribbean books aimed at young independent ...

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Forum: ST Editors Can Compile Singapore Sports Stories For A Book, Forum News & Top Stories

I refer to the article by Rohit Brijnath, associate sports editor of the Straits Times, “Federer’s new book is tasty, but where are the Singapore sports books?” (October 2). As always, Mr. Brijnath’s article is entertaining and my team of student-athletes at local universities has grown to appreciate his interesting and sometimes thought-provoking articles. Of particular interest is the point ...

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Cuomo’s $ 5million book deal faces new ethics investigation

“It is shameful,” John Kaehny of Reinvent Albany, a good government advocacy group, said Tuesday, equating the approvals with “Get Out of Jail Free cards that make it nearly impossible to prosecute government officials for abuse of government power. their offices. “ Ms Hochul said she was considering reconfiguring the panel, which was also reviewed due to its lack of ...

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Groff and Doerr are among the finalists for the National Book Award

NEW YORK (AP) – Lauren Groff is a National Book Award finalist for her third book in a row, nominated Tuesday in the fiction category for her historical novel “The Matrix”. Anthony Doerr’s multigenerational epic “Cloud Cuckoo Land,” his first work since Pulitzer Prize-winning “All the Light We Cannot See,” was also on the list. Groff, finalist in 2015 for ...

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Melania Trump turned down Scalise White House meeting after shot dead: book

Melania Trump refused to meet Steve Scalise in the White House after being shot. Stephanie Grisham wrote that Trump declined the meeting because she had previously visited him in the hospital. “No, I’ve already said hello,” the first lady reportedly said. Loading Something is loading. Former First Lady Melania Trump refused to meet Republican Representative Steve Scalise in the White ...

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The young medina and student publishes her first book

MEDINA – 14-year-old student Jaideth Cooper can add “published author” to her resume, which sets her apart from many other students, especially those of her age. Cooper is home schooled and lives in Medina with his family. His book, “The Nameless Dimension”, is available on Amazon. “My book is about a family that travels to another dimension and their daughter ...

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