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You want some culture?

Advantages: Easy to read and understand
Disadvantages: It's not Shakespeare!

...often you hear about something that you think will be really useful, rush out to buy it and find that you are pleasantly surprised. I did that with The Shakespeare Stories. * What are The Shakespeare Stories? * This is a box set of 8 of Sh ...

ciaomeister1 15.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Shakespeare Stories - Andrew Matthews

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The Wonderful World of Pooh

Advantages: Wonderful verses, stories and illustrations
Disadvantages: The illustrations are not "Disney".

...bedtime story.” I say. “What about The Very Hungry Caterpillar?” says James. “Can we have Winnie the Pooh, James?” I ask. “Again?” Asks James. “But I like it.” I say. So we snuggle up on the bed, and pick a story. This is not an easy t ...

Testarossa 22.04.2004 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

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Thermal Sock

Advantages: big, colourful, good value through The Book People
Disadvantages: Maybe its weightiness makes it more of a coffee table book for adults

...In which we are introduced to Nolly and his book review, and the basics about the book he would like to write an opinion on. Here is Uncle Nolly, coming down the stairs now, bump, bump, bump on the back of his head, ready to sit at his P ...

Nolly 05.11.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

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Forget Disney's hyphenless Pooh

Advantages: Classic children's literature, amusing stories
Disadvantages: None

...There is only one way I want to start this review celebrating Winnie-the-Pooh and that is to accuse Disney of ripping the soul out of this lovable octogenarian teddy bear and profiteering from his famous gang of friends. I grew up watching Disney's 'hyphe ...

butcam 10.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

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Here is Edward Bear, AKA Winnie The Pooh!!

Advantages: Fantastic for all ages! Available at reduced prices thru book clubs!
Disadvantages: Very big and heavy for youngsters and me!!

...this book I had no idea that Winnie The Pooh was called Edward!! I was given this book by my best friend for my 18th Birthday. A peculiar present you may think! But have you ever read it? The stories, poems and rhymes are heart felt and m ...

kerryzach 12.12.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

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