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Get crafty with the past

Advantages: lots of ideas
Disadvantages: none

Picture the Past These publications seem to be around forever, and in fact, this one was published in 1992, so they have been going strong for quite some time. Whilst involved on a recent topic of Ancient Greece with some Upper Key Stage 2 chil ...

danielalong 21.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Picture the Past - Molly Hood, Joan Chambers

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Great first book, rest is bad

Advantages: Great first book, interesting plot
Disadvantages: poor character development, poor sequels

Knife is very similar to how Enid Blyton writes. It was very original and its not about sweet fairy's but about fairy warriors! I love the first book to this new and exciting trilogy. I really thought this was going to be some sort of fairy tale but I w ...

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Review of Faery Rebels - R.J. Anderson

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All the fun of the bear.

Advantages: Teaches reading, time and observation. Encourages thought and estimation.
Disadvantages: None.

Whether you have heard of Dorling Kindersley or not the chances are that you have one of their books on your shelf. Dorling Kindersley (DK for short) are known worldwide and are leaders in both children and adult titles. DK was founded by Peter Kinders ...

LUNAH_C 22.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of What is PB Bear doing? - Dorling Kindersley

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~Read The Songs~

Advantages: Fun, Chunky and Colourful
Disadvantages: None

What Is Party Time Party Time! is a board book which features a selection of children's classic nursery rhymes. It is by Amazing Baby, who specialize in board books for babies aged 0 months to 24 months. They are well known for their chunky board ...

x-stcy-x 24.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Party Time - Emily Hawkins

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Powerful verse novel about relationships in school..

Advantages: Emotional, and honest look at sexual relationships in teens
Disadvantages: Told in verse, so the book is finished quite quickly

Without a recommendation from a friend on this one, I probably would have never picked up this book. And that would have been a shame. Even though it's quite a slim book and made for a quick read due to the way it's written in verse, A Bad Boy Can Be Good ...

clovery 07.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of A Bad Boy Can be Good for a Girl - Tanya Lee Stone

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