National Non-Fiction November RSS

This week, in celebration of Golden National Non-Fiction November, our guest blogger is author and senior editor Kirsty Holmes. She’s putting forward the case for non-fiction, so let’s hear what she’s got to say. American author and journalist Tom Wolfe once said, “The problem with fiction is that is has to be plausible. That’s not true with non-fiction.” – and I think it’s a great argument! Much of our focus on reading in the classroom, especially reading for pleasure, is often on fiction – and for good reason. Fiction stories draw readers in with amazing worlds, fantastic beasts, and relatable...

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