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A Primitive But Lovely Read!

Advantages: Simple story but quirky characters, perfect length, beautiful illustrations
Disadvantages: Text could be a touch bigger or bolder

Trips to our local library have been few and far between due to the new school year now in full flow, and having no actual time to visit. A massive shame as this is our cost effective way to pick up new reads which keeps our reading habits new and fresh. ...

Chippytarka 14.10.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Cave Baby - Julia Donaldson

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I Dont Care If Theres A Big Brown Bear !

Advantages: Easy read rhyme great illustrations
Disadvantages: none

...Julia Donaldson is probably most well known for her brilliant book The Gruffalo, which I have enjoyed reading to my little nephew several times, and I know I will several more times. When I read about her bringing out a new book called Cave Baby, I kne ...

robjak 09.09.2010 · Read full review
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Lord of the Flies Meets X-Men

Advantages: thrilling, captivating, a book for teens
Disadvantages: not for the faint-hearted

‘Gone’ fills the wide gap in the teen reading market. It won’t be a book which gets everyone to start reading, but it’s extremely well written, and surprisingly original for something that has basically combined Lord of the Flies, X-Men, and Stephen King’ ...

Tristan009 08.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Gone - Michael Grant

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Gone in 0 seconds

Advantages: Exciting and absorbing story, interesting premise
Disadvantages: A faster read than I had hoped

Gone by Michael Grant is the first novel in a series which, like many book series, is named after its first novel. It is a young adult novel, something I wasn't actually aware of before I read it. One day, in a Californian town called Perdido Beach, e ...

eilidhcatriona 30.04.2013 · Read full review
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Gone by Michael Grant - one of the best books that I've ever read

Advantages: Fantastic, original plot and character interaction
Disadvantages: None

Gone is in my opinion one of the best teenage fiction books on the market. Once I had read the first chapter I couldn't put it down! The plot is completely original and never boring or predictable, whilst meanwhile providing enough answers to make it comp ...

acsh1234 06.01.2010 · Read full review
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