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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
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...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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Hey! Keep off those trees...!

Advantages: A great read, with a message
Disadvantages: None

At the far end of town where the Grickle-grass grows… When most of you hear the name Dr Seuss, I would assume that stories and story adaptations of books The Cat in the Hat or How the Grinch Stole Christmas will come to mind. I guess that would be ...

Borg 05.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Lorax - Dr. Seuss

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Tree Hugger

Advantages: Wonderful Seuss quality, great moral, timeless
Disadvantages: None unless you are a enviromental murderer

I am the Lorax, I speak for the trees. There are a few books from my childhood that I can really say helped to form the person I am today. The Lorax is one of the big ones. Told in the charming style that only Dr. Suess could master, this book conquers ...

Shadowtwinchaos 10.12.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Lorax - Dr. Seuss

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