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This Little Piggy Plays Hide & Seek

Advantages: Great for any fan of the show
Disadvantages: none

...***Background*** It is the animation talents of Neville Astley and Mark Baker that have brought Peppa Pig to our screens through Milkshake on Channel 5. The show has been running since 2004 and has been a firm favourite with our son since the start. ...

belfin 17.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Peppa Pig Hide & Seek - Neville Astley

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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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That wasn't the wind, that was Toad!

Advantages: classic children's tale, lovely illustrations
Disadvantages: lots of cheap copies about that may not appeal tochildren in format, so be choosy

...Ah....childhood memories. This book brings back so many fond memories of rainy afternoons and even a read along at school. It all came rushing back as I sat down to go through my daughter's curriculum guide for next term and saw The Wind in the Willows wa ...

Shroud 07.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Wind in the Willows - E.H. Shepard, Kenneth Grahame

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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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