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Worry Magic - Book Review

Advantages: nice read for younger readers
Disadvantages: none

This was a sweet and interesting read and I thought Dawn McNiff perfectly captured the voice of a twelve year old girl - especially one who is prone to worrying! The story follows Courtney and the mad-eccentrics of her family. Her mother in particular i ...

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Review of Worry Magic - Dawn McNiff

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Take a chance, let fate decide or just flip a coin

Advantages: It's different to other story books
Disadvantages: None at all

Nicola Morgan writes books for teenagers and children, I saw her book Wasted on Amazon and thought it sounded quite good, but I was slightly put off because I thought, it wouldn't keep me interested for long as it was aimed at teenagers. However I w ...

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Review of Wasted - Nicola Morgan

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Emotional story of luck and chance

Advantages: Very original book, with interesting characters and premise
Disadvantages: Third person omniscent narrator sometimes annoying

Wasted by Nicola Morgan is a pretty unusual book. I bought it awhile back, after hearing a lot of buzz about it when it was first published, but I still felt a little bit unsure if it would be a book I'd enjoy. And when I finally did pick up Wasted, I was ...

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Why the Whales Came

Advantages: Great read
Disadvantages: You will put off things you should be doing just to keep reading the book

Gracie and Daniel have been told to keep away from the Birdman, but they find out that he isn't mad, but keep it secret. The birdman does warn them to stay away from Samson Island because it is cursed and only he knows why. The children, however, get lost ...

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Review of Why the Whales Came - Michael Morpurgo

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Fun and interesting book about dreams

Advantages: fast-paced an interesting love story
Disadvantages: Some disturbing scenes, a lot of crying

...world was all aflutter over Wake by Lisa McMann. I saw review after review of it and I knew right away that I wanted to read it. But it took some time for that to happen but I'm glad to report that I finally got a copy of this bo ...

clovery 05.10.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Wake - Lisa McMann

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