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Great fo rkeeping the children quiet

Advantages: Great for the kids in the car
Disadvantages: none

...Audio tapes are and absolute God send for long car journeys, they are a great way of keeping the children quiet for an hour or two. The BBC radio collection of Richmal Crompton's Just William stories are a collection twelve of the timeless classics, these ...

MadMag 12.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Just William (Radio Collection) - Richmal Crompton

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Just William not just for children

Advantages: Very Funny
Disadvantages: Not enough of them published!!!

The Just William audio collect produced by the BBC feature the short stories written by Richmal Crompton read by Matryn Jarvis. These are a set of classic childrens stories which will definatly appeal to adults as much as if not more than they do to child ...

JohnDM 29.08.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Just William (Radio Collection) - Richmal Crompton

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JILL'S GYMKHANA

Advantages: Excellent read for pony mad children
Disadvantages: none

...featuring a girl called Jill. When I was a little girl I was pony mad and I read all of her books. I still have them in case I have a little girl one day who will love them too. JILL'S GYMKHANA - This book ...

kismet 22.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Jill's Gymkhana - Ruby Ferguson

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A Baby's Point of View

Advantages: Witty, fun and lovely insight from a baby's POV
Disadvantages: You wish for it to continue

...Mick Inkpen is one of my favourite authors for children. His story telling is entertaining and keeps the children's attention. You always want to the next page to find out what will happen next. Jojo's Revenge was given as a present to my eldest son on hi ...

hammd1974 24.03.2007 · Read full review
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What An Old Croc!!

Advantages: Pop-ups and moving parts.
Disadvantages: The moving parts can be damaged by eager little hands!

This book is aimed at pre-school children. -Style, Format and Illustrations - The book has thicker than usual pages but not quite as sturdy as a board book. The pages are very brightly coloured with pink, blue, yellow, purple and red backgrounds. ...

neenn 26.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Just Like Mr Croc! - Jo Lodge

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