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Touchy feely for Christmas

Advantages: Lovely sensory book
Disadvantages: Only for the very young

...Usborne Sparkly Touchy Feely Father Christmas by Fiona watt Always on the look out for books suitable for very young and special needs children, I "found" this on my latest looks on the Usborne web site. I do tend to like Usborne books as they are ...

danielalong 21.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Father Christmas (Usborne Sparkly Touchy-feely) - Fiona Watt

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A fun and sparkly festive read!

Advantages: A lovely fun way to get little ones into the festive spirit!
Disadvantages: None for me

Chunky, touchy-feely! My little girl has a few Usborne books and they are a big hit with their touchy feely bits, shiny surfaces and nice chunky pages. So when I found this in my local charity shop in great condition for a mere £1 – and just a mon ...

Calla76 01.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Father Christmas (Usborne Sparkly Touchy-feely) - Fiona Watt

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Scott Westerfeld does a great job pulling yo into The Secret Hour

Advantages: good characterisation, really interesting storyline
Disadvantages: might be a little confusing for younger readers

...When Jessica Day starts her new school, Bixby High, she expects everything to be pretty much what it was in Chicago; boring, dull, everyday high school. She soon learns that although Bixby High is the same as any high school the town itself isn't. She's t ...

Raimy_Readaraptor 16.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Secret Hour - Scott Westerfeld

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Ready to stay up past midnight?

Advantages: Interesting plot and well described.
Disadvantages: None

The Secret Hour by Scott Westerfeld is the first of three books from the midnighters series and is certainly worth reading. The story is set in a small town called Bixby where many strange things happen. As you continue reading you find out more and more ...

sn0zb0z 05.03.2011 · Read full review
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Be re-introduced tto the Child inside you

Advantages: Gentle imaginative and beautifully illustrated
Disadvantages: Not a single one

...Author: Helen Ward Illustrator: Wayne Anderson Publisher: Templar Publishing Publish Date: January 2005 Genre: Children's Picture Book Pages: 40 Age Suitability: 3 - 6 RRP: £5.99 Amazon Price: £4.79 ***What is the book about?*** A young boy na ...

ally2kc 03.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Dragon Machine - Helen Ward

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