Additional Resources

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Recommended Fiction

Suzanne Collins. The Hunger Games
Winning will make you famous. Losing means certain death.

Andy Weir. The Martian.
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there.

Harper Lee. To Kill a Mockingbird.

John Green. Looking For Alaska,

George Orwell. 1984.

John Boyne. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.

William Shakespeare. Winter’s Tale.
Usually categorised with the comedies, but something of a Romance. A strange and charming tale that doesn’t usually make it onto standard reading lists.

Film Making

Lightworks: Free and feature-laden.
VSDC Free Video: Free. Fewer features but easier to master.  

Freesound: Huge collaborative database of sounds. Available free under CC licenses.
BBC Sound: Growing database of sound effects from the BBC.

Bensound: Free music (with attribution).
Hook Sounds: Free music (with attribution).
Incompetech: Free music (with attribution).



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Recommended Non-Fiction

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