Books to inspire young writers

Once Upon a Slime

Once Upon a Slime

Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton

Designed for teachers, students and young aspiring writers, Once Upon a Slime contains 45 fun writing and storytelling activities, such as lists, instructions, cartoons, personal stories, poems and pocket books. Examples from...

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642 Things to Write About: Young Writer's Edition

642 Things to Write About: Young Writer’s Edition

826 Valencia

It's 642 Things to Write About, but for kids! 642 compelling, funny writing prompts from the kids and writing tutors at the fabulous 826 Valencia. 

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 Read reviewThe Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar

The Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar

Tohby Riddle

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The Word Spy

The Word Spy

Ursula Dubosarsky, Tohby Riddle

Discover the meaning of acronyms, cliches and spoonerisms. Find out the history of the alphabet, punctuation, pen names and plurals. This entertaining, quirky and enlightening look at the English language is full of games,...

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Writer to Writer: From Think to Ink

Writer to Writer: From Think to Ink

Gail Carson Levine

In this lively nonfiction book for young readers, bestselling author Gail Carson Levine shares her secrets of great writing --

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The Imaginary World of

The Imaginary World of

Keri Smith

Prompted to think about landscape, place names, maps, currency and more, this book encourages everyone to push their imaginations to the limit.

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Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary

Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary

Susan Rennie, Quentin Blake, Roald Dahl, Oxford Dictionaries

A dictionary of real and invented words used by the world's best storyteller. The Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary reveals what they mean, where they came from and how he used them in his stories. It will inspire you to choose and use...

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