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Shadow Heir - Book Review

Advantages: nice conclusion to the series
Disadvantages: none

I have to say that since the Dark Swan series began, I’ve been a big fan of Eugenie and have loved every minute of her story - particularly her hit and miss romances with shape-shifter Kiyo and Fairy King Dorian. However while the third book ‘Iron crowne ...

dragon747 23.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Shadow Heir - Richelle Mead

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Shamer's Signet - book two

Advantages: easy to read, good story, great fantasy world
Disadvantages: not for little kids

Summary Dina has the Shamer's Gift - one look into her eyes, and none can mask their guilt or hide their shame. Now even her brother, Davin, no longer dares to meet her glance. His conscience is troubled by his mother and sister's power, and he want ...

AdoraBG 22.03.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Shamer's Signet - Lene Kaaberbol

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Watching The Sun Come Up

Advantages: Helps children learn about the way a plant grows
Disadvantages: none

***Background*** Kate Perry has written quite a number of books that help make learning things fun with additions like pop ups or in this series of books, flaps. Axel Scheffler is well known for his collaboration on many books with Julia Donaldson and ...

belfin 29.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sam Plants a Sunflower - Axel Scheffler, Kate Petty

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Girasole!

Advantages: Teaching children about the needs of seeds and plants.
Disadvantages: None

It's that time of year in the classroom, seeds being planted, children learning how to plant seeds and what they need to grow etc. Although I have to say that I generally use Nasturtium seeds, fast results and hard to fail! I do however use this as one ...

neenn 16.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sam Plants a Sunflower - Axel Scheffler, Kate Petty

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A cat called Splat.

Advantages: Reassuring for children, depth to story, humour
Disadvantages: Will consolidate core vocabulary.

Going to school or nursery for the first time is one of those events which looms improbably large in the minds of both children and parents. For little people used to hanging out with a relatively small group of people, the thought of spending a whole ...

tallulahbang 19.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Splat the Cat - Rob Scotton

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