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Emerald Star - Jacqueline Wilson

Advantages: Good characters and story
Disadvantages: I wish I'd read the others first now

Emerald Star by Jacqueline Wilson was published in 2012. It is illustrated by Nick Sharatt, has a RRP of £12.99 and the paperback edition is 419 pages long. ISBN 978-0-857-52106-3 This book is the third book around the main character Hetty Feather. The ...

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Hetty Feather

Advantages: good characters, mixture of humour and sadness
Disadvantages: could be a bit confusing for the lower age range of 8

Hetty Feather is the first of three books about the life of the title character. The second book is Sapphire Battersea and the third Emerald Star. Each book in written by the popular children's author Jacqueline Wilson and illustrated by Nick Sharratt. ...

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Review of Hetty Feather - Jacqueline Wilson

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Hetty Feather Brilliant!!

Advantages: I got it from the library so i didn't have to pay a penny!
Disadvantages: nothing really i liked all of it

...I really enjoyed this book. I think it is one of Jacqueline Wilsons' best yet. It is about Hetty Feather who is orphaned my her mother ad is left at a hospital. She later gets fostered by 'Mother' and then has to leave. At the foundling hospital everythin ...

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The Twits

Advantages: Excellent book
Disadvantages: None

The Twits is one of my favourite childhood books, written by the legendary Roald Dahl. I remember my dad reading it to me almost every night and loving it because it was so funny and disgusting and the pictures were so great also. According to an article ...

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Review of The Twits - David Wood, Roald Dahl

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Magical mermaids

Advantages: A lovely book
Disadvantages: None really

Take the challenge My four year old daughter recently took the Summer Reading Challenge, for which she had to read six books to collect prizes and stickers. The scheme is run each summer by libraries throughout the country to get kids into books. ...

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Review of That's Not My Mermaid - Fiona Watt

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