Books

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    Video caption: Cerebral Palsy: Author Gavin Clifton wants to inspire people

    An author with cerebral palsy says he hopes his book will help young people "be themselves".

  2. The Bronte Business

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    Video caption: Joan Bakewell visits Haworth in Yorkshire, home of the Brontes. (1977)

    First transmitted in 1977, Joan Bakewell visits Haworth in Yorkshire, home of the Brontes.

  3. Library

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    Video caption: Justin and his friend go to the library while Mr Tumble plays 'library' with the toys.

    Educational series using Makaton sign language. Today, Justin and his friend go to the library while Mr Tumble uses his imagination by playing 'library' with the toys.

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    Video caption: ICYMI: Breakdancing champions and a rubbish library

    Stories you may have missed this week, including the Amy Winehouse dress that fetches thousands.

  5. World Book Day 2021 Live Lesson

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    Video caption: Ben Shires and Mr Smith are joined by authors giving helpful tips and advice.

    Ben Shires and Mr Smith from Bitesize are joined by many different authors providing helpful tips and advice as we learn about story themes.

  6. Oliver Jeffers - Here We Are…BBC Arts NI Presents

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    Video caption: A profile of the multi award winning international children’s picture-book maker.

    This film profiles Oliver Jeffers, the massively successful children’s picture book maker. Known across the globe, he has sold over 10 million books.

  7. Sylvia Plath – Inside the Bell Jar

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    Video caption: Sylvia Plath’s seminal novel The Bell Jar: a young woman’s struggle in 1950s America.

    The story behind Sylvia Plath’s seminal novel The Bell Jar: a young woman’s struggle to survive in 1950s America. With her daughter Freida Hughes and several of her close friends.