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A moral tale for Christmas

Advantages: Has a serious message but presents it in an amusing, enjoyable way
Disadvantages: not everyone likes the Zany Dr Seuss style

Published in 1957, this is the story of a mythical creature called the Grinch. From the charming illustrations, which appear on each page, the Grinch looks to me like a cross between a giant bird, a cat and a reptile, with a rather human-looking face. D ...

moistbabe 04.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Dr. Seuss

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How the Grinch stole christmas - or did he ?

Advantages: A wonderful story that encourages learning
Disadvantages: none

How The Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr.Seuss This book is part of the Dr Seuss ‘The Classic Collection’ that HarperCollins Children’s Books published in 1997. ~~~ Who is Dr Seuss? ~~~ For those who haven’t heard of this wonderful author a quick b ...

pixie65 04.11.2009 · Read full review
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Messy Monster Mayhem

Advantages: Funny, easy to read
Disadvantages: None

Mess Monsters - Beth Shoshan Published by Meadowside Children's Books. We have the paperback version which is a generous 24 cm square in size . I can't see this version on Amazon and seem to remember this book was given to my son at a book schem ...

sparkleychel 16.09.2014 · Read full review
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Who is under the bed?

Advantages: Fun , fast paced book
Disadvantages: could reinforce monster fears

...Mess Monsters by Beth Shoshan Mess monsters is a story written b Beth Shoshan although strangely I had to search for the authors name which I finally found on the back page whereas the illustrator has his name, Piers Harper is written in Bold Text ...

Wisemind 04.03.2011 · Read full review
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This book backfired !

Advantages: Wonderful story that might encourage tidiness in some children.
Disadvantages: Might not suit children with fears of creatures under the bed.

I know most children are messy, and boys probably even more so, but there is no getting around it, my youngest son ( age 2) is a slob. He likes to be dirty, and cries when we wash his face, so we pretend to put the dirt back by wiping the wash cloth over ...

Marge3781 27.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Mess Monsters - Beth Shoshan

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