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Tasty gingerbread man! Touch and Feel Fairy Tales

Advantages: Classic story, easy for children to join in, good illustrations
Disadvantages: sad ending (depending on the child!), lack of touch and feel bits

My son received this touch and feel gingerbread man book for his birthday and it quickly became a family favourite. The book is a hardback and contains 10 pages. These pages are thick and strong so they can stand up to a fair bit of battering. The book ...

Kicky222000 06.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Touch and Feel: The Gingerbread Man - Ladybird

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Run, Run, as Fast as You Can

Advantages: bright colours, good story, nice textures
Disadvantages: sad end to the story!!

...only 9 months old but has already developed a love of books and, knowing this his grandparents purchased him this touch and feel book as a gift. The book is aimed at children from 1 year plus but my son looks at this with me and enjoys it now. ...

kat123456 30.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Touch and Feel: The Gingerbread Man - Ladybird

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Another horrible, twisted book - but this time not in a good way.

Advantages: Four stories that are not too bad.
Disadvantages: Ranges from dull and boring to disturbing and depressing.

...I like books that are different. Books are an obsession with me, and we have a massive collection, so I do value a book willing to break the mold and try something new -throw in a few surprises and go against your expectations. I don't mind a book being a ...

Marge3781 31.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories - Dennis Pepper

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One of the most beautiful children's stories ever.

Advantages: Wonderful story, magical illustrations, beautiful message.
Disadvantages: none

...who knows me, knows I love children's books and have a vast number, despite the fact that I only keep books that are at least very good. Even so, every once in awhile I discover a book so beautiful, that I wish I could share it with the whole world ...

Marge3781 10.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Empty Pot - Demi

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TIN TIN and the Firedancer

Advantages: Nicely illustrated
Disadvantages: They don't live happily ever after

...Once upon a time, in a land not very far away, a wise and wizened man had to go for an x-rayat the local hospital. Now this chap, who incidentally was clever, handsome and strong and could quite possibly be mistaken for a prince of the charming variety... ...

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Review of The Steadfast Tin Soldier - H.C. Andersen

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