Mini Copy Book

Lives of the Saints

St Bede of Wearmouth and Jarrow

The mild-mannered, artistic monk was nevertheless a founding father of the English nation.

Length: 176 words

Magna Carta

The Langbaurgh Charter

Peter de Brus and his tenants agreed to work together after King John ordered a crackdown on unpaid rents.

Length: 54 words

Extracts from Literature

By the Toss of a Coin

The Master and his brother Henry must decide which of them goes to fight for Bonnie Prince Charlie.

Length: 58 words

Stories in Short

Two Gentlemen of Verona

Parted from his beloved Julia, Proteus follows his friend Valentine to Milan, where he meets the bewitching Silvia.

Length: 113 words

Extracts from Literature

Practice Makes Perfect

Making friends is, like playing music, not just a matter of natural talent.

Length: 54 words

Liberty and Prosperity

The Small Compass

The role of government in a nation’s prosperity is important but limited.

Length: 57 words