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Or can they??

Advantages: lovely read
Disadvantages: none

Can chickens see in the dark or can't they? That is the question that a small chick called Pippa wants to find the answer to. Having been told that they can't, she sets off on a mission to disprove this fact even though all of the other chicks are laughi ...

kingfisher111 29.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Chickens Can't See in the Dark - Kristyna Litten

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A little girl in a big strop!

Advantages: Beautiful illustrations, a simple story with a positive message
Disadvantages: None for me

Katie Morag is a red haired little girl created by Scottish author and illustrator, Mairi Hedderwick. Katie Morag lives on the fictional Isle of Struay off the west coast of Scotland, a setting inspired by the author’s life on the inner Hebridean island ...

moistbabe 18.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Katie Morag and the Tiresome Ted - Mairi Hedderwick

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Step Into The World Of Factions

Advantages: Great Dystopian novel
Disadvantages: Some mild character and storyline flaws

Divergent – Veronica Roth A number of years ago, I read the first two books in this series and my mind was literally blown away. As some of you may know, and may have already experienced, the movie based upon this first book is now out and many people ha ...

elfbwillow 02.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Divergent - Veronica Roth

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Believe the Hype!

Advantages: Well-written, amazing plot, compelling characters
Disadvantages: None!

To say that Veronica Roth's debut novel 'Divergent' has exploded into the world of Young Adult fiction would be a severe understatement. Since its release in 2011, the novel's success and popularity has enabled Roth to make a name for herself among reader ...

inkyscribbles 02.08.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Divergent - Veronica Roth

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An intelligent and imaginative book to rival the Hunger Games

Advantages: Excellent story, likeable main character, gripping, original
Disadvantages: End of chapters don't offer a cliff hanger

Regular readers of my reviews will be aware that after reading the Hunger Games trilogy in a fairly short space of time, I hit a book slump and sulked for a few months. Finding a book or even a trilogy which you adore is heavenly, it’s after that is the p ...

carlz2001 04.10.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Divergent - Veronica Roth

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