Posts Tagged: Jules Verne

Arthur C. Clarke on reading becoming reality

“I’m sure we would not have had men on the Moon if it had not been for Wells and Verne and the people who write about this and made people think about it. I’m rather proud of the fact that

Arthur C. Clarke on reading becoming reality

“I’m sure we would not have had men on the Moon if it had not been for Wells and Verne and the people who write about this and made people think about it. I’m rather proud of the fact that

On what makes a children’s book for children and a grown up’s book for grown ups.

There are plenty of books around at the moment that are marketed at both young adults and ‘grown ups’ – the so-called ‘crossover books’. However, there are few books that are placed in the children’s fiction and the adult’s fiction

On what makes a children’s book for children and a grown up’s book for grown ups.

There are plenty of books around at the moment that are marketed at both young adults and ‘grown ups’ – the so-called ‘crossover books’. However, there are few books that are placed in the children’s fiction and the adult’s fiction

On 150 year old stories

Jules Verne is known as the ‘father of science fiction’ – his novels were some of the first to explore imaginary worlds, or imaginary parts of the world, while presenting them as possible. I am fair flying through ‘Journey to

On 150 year old stories

Jules Verne is known as the ‘father of science fiction’ – his novels were some of the first to explore imaginary worlds, or imaginary parts of the world, while presenting them as possible. I am fair flying through ‘Journey to