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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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Spindles End - Book Review

Advantages: great read
Disadvantages: none

A retelling of Sleeping Beauty, ‘Spindles End’ is an odd book in many respects. Written in a voice that is all narrative it took me awhile to get into, however even though it was heavily descriptive with very little dialogue I thought it had the perfect f ...

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Review of Spindle's End - Robin McKinley

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There was indeed life before Bob the Builder...

Advantages: Beautifully presented, timeless stories and poems
Disadvantages: Sometimes challenging flow, not to be confused with Disney!

There are some products that you get genuinely excited about reviewing and for me, this is one of them. Who hasn't heard of Winnie-the-Pooh? He's become a household name thanks to his association with Disney and the wide variety of films and merchandise ...

Lizamabug 13.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Winnie the Pooh: Complete Collection of Stories and Poems - A.A. Milne, E.H. Shepard

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Review of Winnie the Pooh: Complete Collection of Stories and Poems - A.A. Milne, E.H. Shepard

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winnie the pooh the complete everything

Advantages: all the pooh you could ever want in one big red book
Disadvantages: the wording of A.A. Milne i find doesnt flow all that well

i was so excited to start reading this to my 3 year old who is pooh mad and we hugely enjoyed it although at times it didnt flow as well as i had hoped i found myself re-reading the start of the page so as to get my head around it , yet i have been readi ...

toadpink 30.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Winnie the Pooh: Complete Collection of Stories and Poems - A.A. Milne, E.H. Shepard

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