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The Library Recommends!

The months of December and January will be devoted to English language, and this year we want to offer you a special selection of both American and British movies that were awarded in different European film festivals,  or that received good reception from the critics. Among them we can find: Arrival (2016) by Denis Villeneuve… Continue reading The Library Recommends!

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Now Available at the School Library

  Man Booker Prize 2017 winner is now available at the School Library! George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo: On 22 February 1862, two days after his death, Willie Lincoln is laid to rest in a marble crypt in a Georgetown cemetery. That very night, shattered by grief, his father Abraham arrives at the cemetery,… Continue reading Now Available at the School Library

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Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2017

As you may have already noticed, we love following the latest trends in literature. That’s why we want to share with you the new Man Booker Prize Winner 2017 which was awarded last week. The shortlisted authors were: An the winner was….   George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo: On 22 February 1862, two days… Continue reading Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2017

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The Rosie Project. English Book Club

The art of love is never a science: Meet Don Tillman, a brilliant yet socially inept professor of genetics, who’s decided it’s time he found a wife. In the orderly, evidence-based manner with which Don approaches all things, he designs the Wife Project to find his perfect partner: a sixteen-page, scientifically valid survey to filter… Continue reading The Rosie Project. English Book Club

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But he who dares not grasp the thorn, should never crave the rose…

Ohh… I know, I’ve kept you wainting for sooo long! But the day has come in which I will tell you about my favorite visit around Yorkshire. It was the idyllic village of Haworth. I guess it sounds totally unfamiliar but, what if I said Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights or The Tenant of Wildfell Hall… Continue reading But he who dares not grasp the thorn, should never crave the rose…