Tag: Scottish Book Trust

How Scotland could save civilization

How Scotland could save civilization

[ 0 ] January 19, 2017 |

I write this piece hoping that you can take inspiration from Scotland, as I have — in case you’re despairing of what one individual can possibly do to fight back, as we all head into the darkness of a presidency that should never have been.

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When children don’t see themselves in books

When children don’t see themselves in books

[ 0 ] September 14, 2016 |

For anyone who’s noticed — and agrees with — the groundswell of feeling that children’s publishing is overly white and needs to change, this makes startling viewing. The Diversity in Children’s Books 2015 infographic illustrates with painful clarity that not enough children are seeing themselves in the books they read.

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