Literature

  1. Omar El Akkad: The story that changed me

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    Video caption: Egyptian-Canadian author Omar El Akkad on the children’s story Peter Pan by JM Barrie

    Egyptian-Canadian author Omar El Akkad on the children’s story Peter Pan by JM Barrie

  2. Five books that helped shape our world

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    Video caption: Books inspire us and enrich our lives - but some also have lasting impacts on society.

    Books inspire, entertain and help us escape into new worlds - but some have also had profound and lasting impacts on society. Made in partnership with The Open University.

  3. Primary pupils interview children’s author Onjali Q Rauf at the Edinburgh International Children's Book Festival

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    Video caption: An interview with author Onjali Q Rauf.

    Onjali Q Rauf talks about the things that have inspired her writing from a magical teacher, to food poverty, refugees and even Marcus Rashford!