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Cleo - Book Review

Advantages: nice read
Disadvantages: none

I love historical fiction and was thrilled when I found out Lucy Coats had based a book on the adventures of a young Cleopatra. Woven through with facts and interesting tidbits about the Gods and daily lives of ancient Egypt, this book will open up your m ...

dragon747 14.01.2016 · Read full review
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Curious George and the Birthday Surprise

Advantages: Simple vocabulary, continuity with other books in the series
Disadvantages: The surprise no longer applies after the first reading

...My youngest son has been a fan of curious George for the past couple of years, enjoying the TV programme and films but had never been introduced to the original books written by husband and wife team Margret Rey and HA Rey. One Christmas, I decided to tre ...

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Review of Curious George And The Birthday Surprise - Margret Rey

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Super for kids who are familiar with our capital.

Advantages: bright pages, lovely child like text, familiar settings for my children.
Disadvantages: Might not be as relevant if your child has no knowledge of London.

...children are big fans of the Charlie and Lola series, both on TV, and the book series by Lauren Child. We own a fair few of them, but we spotted this one in the library, and as we regularly visit London to visit my husbands family, they were very excit ...

cha97michelle 05.11.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Charlie and Lola: We Completely Must Go to London - Lauren Child

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Built from the Ashes with Love

Advantages: Great storyline, great style, great main characters
Disadvantages: Some characters not so well rounded

City of Ashes – Cassandra Clare Being an avid reader and am always on the lookout for new series’ and I came across this series after checking out future movie previews, I came across a film in which will be released later this year (2013); City of Bone ...

elfbwillow 08.02.2013 · Read full review
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Review of City of Ashes (Mortal Instruments) - Cassandra Clare

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City of Ashes - Cassandra Clare

Advantages: Fantastic character development and loads of action
Disadvantages: Time it is set is unclear

About the Book City of Ashes is the second book in the Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare. It was released in the UK on 7th July 2008 by Walker Books UK and is 416 pages long. Plot After all the drama of recent events, Clary is t ...

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Review of City of Ashes (Mortal Instruments) - Cassandra Clare

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