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The Storyteller - Book Review

Advantages: fantastic - heart wrenching read
Disadvantages: this is one for the older end of YA

In the most thought provoking of ways, this book is very different to anything I have read before. The writing style is unique, with a smooth and old-worldly rhythm that makes the prose just beautiful to read, and the plot itself is simply captivating. ‘T ...

dragon747 04.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Storyteller - Antonia Michaelis

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The Gathering Dark - Book Review

Advantages: great read
Disadvantages: none

...A story set in a world inspired by the architecture and culture of tsarist Russia, A Gathering Dark was utterly fantastical! The characters were amazing, the plot twists had me gasping and the entire setting was simply magical – if Ravka was a real place, ...

dragon747 28.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Gathering Dark - Leigh Bardugo

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The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water

Advantages: nice illustrations, simple story, fun
Disadvantages: none

My son received this book as a gift from Father Christmas at his Preschool Christmas party. It is a book that he really took to pretty much instantly and, as such, we have read this lots of times since then. It is a large paperback book and currently se ...

kat123456 28.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water - Gemma Merino

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Tiger's Curse - Book Review

Advantages: great read
Disadvantages: none

I had heard a lot of hype about this book on the blogsphere and although it’s taken me awhile – I finally got around to checking it out. All I can say is, I wish I’d done it sooner. It really was a great read and quite different to other fantasy’s that I’ ...

dragon747 17.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Tigers Curse - Colleen Houck

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Donkey Tales

Advantages: nice story, good length, great value
Disadvantages: -

...This book is my two year old son’s current favourite choice when it comes to bedtime stories. His grandparents bought it for him from a farm shop after a trip around the associated farm. It cost just £2 and we have definitely had great value for money f ...

kat123456 17.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Hungry Donkey - Heather Amery

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