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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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Review of Cleo - Lucy Coats

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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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Review of Cave Baby - Julia Donaldson

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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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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 ...

jo-1976 24.10.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Curious George And The Birthday Surprise - Margret Rey

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