Classical Civilisation A Level Scrapped: Why?

After I heard the news about the Classical Civilisations A Level being scrapped, I honestly can’t remember ever being so shocked and angered on a personal level about the terrible educational changes over the past few years. I was, of course, angered by the announcement about the changing of the grading system of GCSEs and more recently the scrapping of Art History A Level, but neither of these struck as much as a personal chord with me as this did.

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Lockwood & Co: The Creeping Shadow by Jonathan Stroud

I just finished rereading The Creeping Shadow, the fourth book in the Lockwood & Co. series, scarcely a week after finishing it for the first time. That is not something that I often do, and I think it speaks for the quality of the book that it was just as incredible the second time, even though I knew what was coming.

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