Joe Marris

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Junior scribbler and word dribbler. Funky sound fanatic.

How well do you know your saints?

Saint George’s Day is here. The PG legend of a hero slaying a dragon and in the process winning the hand of a beautiful princess has been recounted over and over again. But Saint George is the patron saint of England, but what other saints exist around the world? Why…

National Earth Day: Heading in the right direction?

It’s difficult to escape it. Every day we hear about another natural disaster that could have been averted, animals that have been washed up on shore with their mouths full of plastic bags and straw, and an unnerving amount of waste littered in once beautiful parks and beaches. Rising temperatures,…

The Playlist of Everyone 1

At The Book of Everyone, we’re always listening to music. Whether the raindrops are hammering on the rooves outside, or the sun has made a rare appearance, it’s a given that you’re going to hear some tunes. This week, we’ve been requesting music suggestions for the theme ‘Come Rain or…

Frankenstein – The True Story

In previously unseen documentation, it has been revealed that Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” was indeed based on a true story. After some damning evidence was uncovered, it was found that Shelley had actually tried many of the experiments on her pet dog, Richard. In one particular article in the ‘Journal of…

9 April Fools traditions from around the world

From spaghetti growing on trees in Switzerland, to a ficitious republic consisting of a semi colon shaped Island called San Serriffe, we love to make people look a little bit silly on April 1st. It’s all the more satisfying when we see people taking these fictitious stories as a given,…

5 affordable gifts ideas for mum

With Mother’s Day coming up fast on the 31st of March, it’s the time to strap on our thinking hats and get to conjuring up the most fanciful gift ideas to tell our mums just why they are the best in the world. But this year, let’s make things a…

How well do you know these influential mums?

With International Women’s Month and Mother’s Day coming up, we’ve been looking into impressive things pregnant women have done and now we’ve got a quiz all about some pretty influential mothers. Take a punt and find out how many you know… Want to thank an influential mum in your life…

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