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Discovery: Self-Discovery

Year 12 English

Finding Resources in Accessit


Here are some books that you may find useful during your studies.  Search the Bennies catalogue Accessit for more, or browse the Non-fiction collection NFS.



A working-class woman seeking self-discovery and bored with her job, enrols in literature tutorials at university - where her transformation affects even her disillusioned and alcoholic professor. Stars Michael Caine and Julie Walters.


Billy Elliot is an eleven year old boy from a tough mining town, who keeps his ballet lessons a secret until he is offered an audition for the Royal Ballet School.


Self Discovery Quotes from Literature