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Saying Hello to the Dinosaurs

Advantages: Pictures, educational, fun
Disadvantages: A little short, more of a picture book

The book My little girls have a number of books that are made up with glitter so it adds a touch and feel aspect to their story. My sons were disappointed they were all about Princesses so I set out to find something similar for them. Then I came a ...

xmum2fourx 20.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Say Hello to the Dinosaurs! - Ian Whybrow

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Shark Island was great!

Advantages: Very good story, strong characters
Disadvantages: Nothing I can find

Shark Island was written by David Miller. I dont think many people have read it, but I really think they should. I think the characters of Hanna, Ned and Jik are very good, and I think Jik has a particularly strong, persuasive and quite easily identifiabl ...

leprechaun12 19.10.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Shark Island - David Miller

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It's good to be alone - sometimes!

Advantages: great story and illustrations
Disadvantages: none

I read this story ages ago with my daughters, and then we have just read it again recently and this time I couldn't help but notice the similarities between the little bear in the story and my fiercely independent daughter who is all of four and three qua ...

kingfisher111 04.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sleep Tight, Little Bear - Martin Waddell

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Starting School - A useful book for children and parents

Advantages: Colourful illustrations
Disadvantages: None

Starting School is written by Allan Ahlberg and illustrated by wife Janet. It was first published in 1988 by Viking Kestrel and republished in 1990 by Picture Puffins. Janet and Allan created some of the world’s most popular children’s picture books, in ...

bluecrystal511 19.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Starting School - Allan Ahlberg, Janet Ahlberg

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