Mrs Ockleton's Rainbow Kite and Other Tales CD

Thinking Through Literature

By: Garry Burnett


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ISBN : 9781845900267
Format: Audio CD
Published: February 2006
Music by:

Gordon Giltrap

Inspired by the music of Gordon Giltrap and including original music composed and performed by the man himself, this CD is a collection of five charming short stories narrated by the author, Garry Burnett.

Drawing from Garry's memories of growing up in East Hull, these short insights into an urban working class community and the fantasies and cruelties of childhood will make you think and make you laugh.

Track List

    1. A Yuletide Tale
    2. The Man in Black
    3. Filthy Lucre
    4. Twenty-six Baboons
    5. Mrs Ockleton's Rainbow Kite

See below for a selection of audio samples.

Click here to view the Teacher's Resource title, £29.99.

Click here to view the related paperback title Mrs Ockleton's Rainbow Kite And Other Tales, £4.99.

Picture for author Garry Burnett

Garry Burnett

Garry Burnett has been an English teacher, advisor and advanced skills teacher (AST) and a lead practitioner and head of department for over 35 years. He has written and lectured extensively on teaching and learning, creativity and parenting all around the world.

Now focused on his own original creative writing, he is currently engaged in producing Turn and Face the Strange, the hit show about the Hull-born musician Mick Ronson, and the screenplay Moonage Daydream, telling the story of David Bowie and Mick's musical collaboration. .


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