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I Didn't Draw On It It's Illustrated Mum

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Like her mother, Marigold, Dolphin likes illustrations. She loves to draw and draw and draw, filling page after page of her colouring books with intricate designs taking every tiny inch of white space available. Every feeling, every wish, every dayd ...

jillmurphy 29.08.2002 · Read full review
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A tale of manic depression

Advantages: Children learn to understand the lives of those less fortunate than themselves
Disadvantages: None

...All around us there are kids trying to cope with family life in it’s various forms. Very few of us have the lives and families which society portrays as ‘the norm’, and I believe that Jacqueline Wilson, by giving young people a glanc ...

CherryBlossom 02.05.2002 · Read full review
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As Good As It Gets

Advantages: Great
Disadvantages: Sad in places

...is an excellent children's book. It is just pure genius of Jaqueline Wilson to be able to write such a touching and heart felt story, but at the same time a really funny story. Illustrated Mum is about a mum bringing up two children, who do not hav ...

Lowey 27.07.2000 · Read full review
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adult issues for children

Advantages: really well written, good characters
Disadvantages: not easy to understande for very young kids

...This book is written in a very similar style to Jacqueline Wilson's other books - little cartoon style illustrations for each chapter, centres around a young girl and deals with some tricky issues. In the Illustrated Mum, these range from dyslexia, friend ...

jabberwocky 21.04.2001 · Read full review
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It's Great - 5*

Advantages: A very interesting read.
Disadvantages: A little slow in some parts.

...Wilson is a very tallented writer. The Illustrated Mum is one of the best books I have ever read. The story line to the story is fun, very enjoyable and yet it is a belivable story. It is a touching story that you may sometimes laugh out-loud ...

Melzie 23.07.2000 · Read full review
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