Monthly Archives: January 2015

Reviews

As part of the PhD, I intend to analyse a number of fiction and non-fiction books in English for children and adults, in order to understand how care-characters* are portrayed. Texts serve as a way to identify with characters – … Continue reading

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Crazy Diamonds

But We All Shine On The Remarkable Orphans of Burbank Children’s Home Paolo Hewitt After a childhood spent in care at Burbank Children’s Home, Paolo Hewitt embarks upon a personal journey as an adult to discover whatever happened to his … Continue reading

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