|Statement||by John Moss.|
|Contributions||Young Communist League (Great Britain). National Committee., Young Communist League (Great Britain). National Congress,|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||22|
Each of the books in her seasonal series deals with a contemporary issue in Britain. Brexit, the global refugee crisis, the climate emergency, increased nationalism, a “post-truth” media climate, and the like all pop from the pages of these books—books that are being written at a breathtaking pace of one per year. Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain. The Camel King - Explore this fantastic book and travel aboard the English ship the Castle One as the children Peter and Sarah embark in a serendipitous trip to Egypt. When the children are kidnapped by desert thieves, the White Talking Camel that roams the desert comes to rescue the siblings. Read English books with your child as often as you can. If possible choose the books together at a bookshop or library. You can try to build up a small collection of English books at home. Let your child choose which book they would like to read each time. Watch our video tip to see how a young family uses picture books.
A prolific British author, Jill Murphy’s stories are also very popular in Britain. Her most famous book series are The Worst Witch series (easy chapter books) and “the large family” series about a family of elephants. Her picture books are brimming with the humor of everyday family life. ( views) Front Line The Official Story of the Civil Defence of Britain - HMSO, Front Line is a tale of individual effort and performance. This book was produced whilst Britain was in the thick of World War 2, and victory was by no means certain. The text is undoubtedly morale boosting propaganda, but it is a fascinating read. Download Free PDF, Epub and Mobi eBooks. Convenient search and writers directory. All of your favorite books and authors can be found here. Funbrain offers a range of online books for all ages. We will help develop not only your kid's reading skills, but their love of learning as well. Click here.
More pertinently, Shirley is the daughter of Vera Brittain, who is the author of Testament of Youth. What Shirley enjoyed in her academic life, Vera had to fight for hers tooth and nail. Vera Brittain was born in She witnessed the coming of the British Empire, and lived long enough to /5(K). Testament of Youth is the first instalment, covering –, in the memoir of Vera Brittain (–). It was published in Brittain's memoir continues with Testament of Experience, published in , and encompassing the years –Between these two books comes Testament of Friendship (published in ), which is essentially a memoir of Brittain's close colleague and Author: Vera Brittain. years of Britains Toy Soldiers. By James Opie et al. Produced to celebrate the centenary of Britains, the company which launched the first hollow-cast toy soldier sets in This book discusses production of the soldiers, and also includes extensive appendices, listing all Britains' non-military figures and giving a rarity rating. Testament of Youth is both a record of what she lived through and an elegy for a vanished generation. Hailed by the Times Literary Suplement as a book that helped "both form and define the mood of its time," it speaks to any generation that has been irrevocably changed by by: