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I remember being read Rudyard Kipling by my father when I was just eight years old.  No wonder I grew up with a love for reading.

Joseph Rudyard Kipling December 1865 – 18 January was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist. Kipling received the Nobel Prize for Literature in

Alegra Shami, 84, with the only photo she has of her father. She was 16 when she arrived at Auschwitz. “They ordered us to stand in a line,” she said. “A young woman grabbed me and shouted: ‘Reach out your left arm. I’m going to put a number on it. And you will remember it for the rest of your life — if you survive at all  — just for as long as you manage to survive’. I’m 84 years old. My number: 76914.”

A Tattoo to Remember

Alegra Shami, holding a picture of her father. She was 16 when she arrived at Auschwitz. “They ordered us to stand in a line,” ‘Reach out your left arm." I’m now 84 years old.

This is the Futura

William Booth, Methodist minister who in 1878 founded The Salvation Army to preach and give help, shelter and food to the poor.

In 1914 an 18-year-old girl called Mairi Chisholm set out for London on her motor bike to see how she could help the war effort. She teamed up with a nurse called Elsie Knocker, who shared her spirit of adventure, and the pair of them went on to spend an incredible four years treating the wounded on the front line. They were the only women to live and work in the Belgian front-line trenches during the First World War ~

Teenagers have always been heros: In 1914 an girl called Mairi Chisholm set out on her motor bike to work in the Belgian front-line trenches during the First World War treating the wounded.

Rudyard Kipling. 1907

Rudyard Kipling, author of "The Jungle Book", photographed by Bourne & Shepherd, ca.

For the love of Books...the only one medieval manuscript of the Old English Epic Beowulf known to exist, British Library Board.

the only one medieval manuscript of the Old English Epic Beowulf known to exist, British Library Board.

Alburquerques decision to travel throughout much of the Indian ocean gave Europeans a better agreement with trade partners, as Alfonso became known as the "The Caesar of the East". Furthermore his travels gave Europeans a method by which they could spread the Catholic faith to countries globally. SW.

Alburquerques decision to travel throughout much of the Indian ocean gave Europeans a better agreement with trade partners, as Alfonso became known as the "The Caesar of the East". Furthermore his travels gave Europeans a method by which they could spread the Catholic faith to countries globally. SW.

Thomas Alva Edison

The Thomas Edison laboratory in New Jersey is a great family day trip. Edison was the inventor of the first practical electric bulb, the motion picture camera and the phonograph, but some say his greatest achievement was the creation of the.

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