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Salt to the Sea - Book Review

Advantages: Historical writing at its best
Disadvantages: none

This book was one emotional rollercoaster after the other, but as heart-wrenching as it was, I absolutely loved it! A beautifully written story that offers a haunting glimpse into the journey undertaken by thousands of refugees in 1945, it follows the liv ...

dragon747 31.05.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Salt to the Sea - Ruta Sepetys

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As White as Snow - Book Review

Advantages: nice read and good continuation over the trilogy
Disadvantages: none

Despite being quite short for a YA novel, I really enjoyed this story. The plot was intriguing and the main character, Lummiki, once again managed to capture me with her bad-ass toughness and logical view of the world. However , compared to the first boo ...

dragon747 03.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of As White as Snow - Salla Simukka

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The Blackthorn Key - Book Review

Advantages: Nice Read
Disadvantages: none

...A fantastic and brilliant Middle Grade read! Christopher’s character charmed me from the start with his curious nature, a nature that always seems to get both him and his best friend into trouble. This book is a really great start to what promises to be a ...

dragon747 15.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Blackthorn Key - Kevin Sands

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If at first you don't succeed then try, try again!

Advantages: great morales
Disadvantages: Didn't quite work

This book is written by Amber Stewart and tells the story of a young otter, Scramble who can't swim. While his friends enjoy the water he either pretends to swim in the shallows or walks along beside them on the riverbank. His mum would practice with him ...

claribella 11.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Little by Little - Amber Stewart

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Mockingjay

Advantages: A great finale to the trilogy that gives you food for thought
Disadvantages: None for me

...The Hunger Games – Mockingjay Why read this one? Mockingjay is the final part of the trilogy by Suzanne Collins – The Hunger Games. I thoroughly enjoyed the first two offerings so I anticipated a great finale. The book was on offer at Tesco ...

dawnymarie 26.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Mockingjay - Scholastic

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