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In a Muddle with the Mail

Advantages: Gorgeous atmospheric illustrations
Disadvantages: Some children may prefer a more action packed story

...Please ignore the Goldilocks picture provided by Ciao as it has nothing to do with this book! Katie Morag is a feisty, red haired little girl created by Scottish author and illustrator, Mairi Hedderwick. Katie Morag is always ...

moistbabe 17.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Katie Morag Delivers the Mail - Mairi Hedderwick

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Courage explained and illustrated so well

Advantages: A wonderful book for slightly older children, beautifully illustrated
Disadvantages: Some younger children may find it a little too emotional

THE LION AND THE UNICORN By SHIRLEY HUGHES Anybody who has had anything to do with children MUST have come across the wonderful Shirley Hughes. She was born on the Wirral in 1927, she is an author and illustrator who has wr ...

oldchem 31.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Lion and the Unicorn - Shirley Hughes

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Growing up is hard to do

Advantages: Genuinely honest look at a teenage boy growing up
Disadvantages: May be overlooked due to the dynamic novels of today

The novel Buddy is suitable for readers aged 10-16 and has been frequently used in secondary schools as a class reader. However, adults may find it entertaining and may like to read it also. It is a good novel with the availability of two sequels as well ...

Ohajiki 19.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Buddy - Nigel Hinton

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Great start to a trilogy

Advantages: A great read - and a wonderful start to the trilogy
Disadvantages: none

I read ithis book first when I was at school - I have read it three times since then. I really responded to the situation of Buddy, because my mum and dad were split up so I knew what he was feeling. And it felt just like I felt - wanting to please both ...

nadou43 09.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Buddy - Nigel Hinton

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It's never been so fashionable to be a wally!

Advantages: Brilliant addition to the ever expanding Wally Brand
Disadvantages: Magnifier restricts the viewing slightly (but can also make it more precise)

Where's Wally Where's Wally has become rather iconic across the globe. Personally I have always enjoyed sitting down with my eyes glued, scrutinizing every character I see on every page, trying to find the little 'blighter' and his pals. Usually on ...

BazzaBoyT 11.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Where's Wally? The Fantastic Journey - Martin Handford

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