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It's great to be an engine...

Advantages: Fun
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...in the house we have a number of Thomas related items. One of the pieces we picked up along the way is this musical book. I will say that ours is the newer version of the one above. The title is the same but rather than having pictures of di ...

xmum2fourx 27.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Thomas and Friends Little Music Note Its Great to Be an Engine - Publications International

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Real or Imaginary???

Advantages: Hairy or Scary?
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The Bear Under The Stairs. A HUGE favourite of mine; beautifully written and completely captivating. Well worth reading to children from a very young age, and continued to lower junior, because it deals with overcoming fear and apart from anything else ...

danielalong 22.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Bear Under The Stairs - Helen Cooper

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Bearing all for the sake of the children

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...Bedtime for all children is a dreaded occasion I find. Not only is it accompanied by mild tantrums and severe protests, but also a adamant clamming shut of mouths so as to prevent the entrance of the notorious toothbrush, which is the most compelling indi ...

twinks5 18.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Bear Under The Stairs - Helen Cooper

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Do you have a tickly baby?

Advantages: Shows babies from different cultures, short and simple
Disadvantages: Pictures could be brighter

When my daughter had her nine month check with the Health Visitor we were given a Bookstart bag and inside we found this book, as it was from Bookstart the book is completely free. The book is approx 8 inches square and is made of board to make it ea ...

emmad5689 15.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Tickle, Tickle - Helen Oxenbury

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Tickle, tickle under there

Advantages: Board book, free
Disadvantages: Only suited to young children

...Bookstart is a nation wide scheme that introduces children to books from a young age. I received this book in a free pack from my health visitor when my daughter was around 6 months old. Tickle, tickle is written by Helen Oxenbury. It is a board book whi ...

cornishchic 04.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Tickle, Tickle - Helen Oxenbury

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