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The Darkest Minds - Book Review

Advantages: Great read
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...I discovered this book while browsing through a small little book store during my holiday to Canada. All I can say is why did I never hear about this book sooner because I absolutely loved it! Even if the end did leave me heartbroken and itching for more. ...

dragon747 20.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Darkest Minds - Alexandra Bracken

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I'm really not unhappy!

Advantages: A lovely story about others trying to make someone smile!
Disadvantages: None

I only happened upon this book in December despite it having been around since 2002. - Nick Butterworth - I know of the author due to his Percy the Park Keeper books which are a firm favourite with many children who have passed through my classrooms ...

neenn 02.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Albert le Blanc to the Rescue - Nick Butterworth

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Can you bear to see an unhappy bear?

Advantages: Funny, gorgeous illustrations
Disadvantages: None at all!

I bought this book for my son before he was even born. In fact, I bought it before we were even expecting him simply because it looked like such a beautiful book and I had to have it. Having now enjoyed reading it together with Kyle as he snuggled up ne ...

ally2kc 10.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Albert le Blanc to the Rescue - Nick Butterworth

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The sad looking, not so sad bear!

Advantages: A fun story, beautifully illustrated.
Disadvantages: Not a starter reader.

As part of my sons “home reader” homework from school, he is allowed to bring home three books a week, sometimes they are brought back due to recommendation (ie his friend Joel says it’s funny!), sometimes it’s because it features an animal he is familiar ...

sarahbarrow 20.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Albert le Blanc to the Rescue - Nick Butterworth

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George Kirrin meets her cousins for the first time

Advantages: Fun!
Disadvantages: None

The Famous Five series...such legendary books that I am sure my review will not do justice to them! Enid Blyton must be one of the greatest authors who ever lived and in my opinion; she can easily be classified among great Shakespeare, Bronte, Austen, and ...

diamond_sparkles 05.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Five on a Treasure Island - Enid Blyton

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