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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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One for human beans of all ages!

Advantages: will appeal to young and older readers, very imaginative
Disadvantages: nothing major

...About seven years ago, I said something to a colleague at work that didn’t have the effect I meant it to. Assuming they were well read enough to have come across Roald Dahl, I swiftly discovered that the first thing that came into their head when a senten ...

KateHurst 19.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Bfg - Roald Dahl

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A World of Whizzpoppers and Whoopsy-Splunkers!

Advantages: A fun, imaginative read for young children
Disadvantages: Some aspects might be a little scary for sensitive children

Although I was an avid reader as a child, I didn't really discover Roald Dahl's novels until I was a parent and I began looking for suitable books to share with my oldest son when he was around six or seven years old. I went on to buy a boxed set of most ...

jo-1976 26.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Bfg - Roald Dahl

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I is the BIG, FRIENDLY GIANT! I is the BFG!

Advantages: This is a Whizzpopper of a book
Disadvantages: None

...Roald Dahl is undoubtidly master of childrens literature, a pure genius !! Combine the dark humour of Dahl with the magic pen of illustrator Quentin Blake and the results are pure magic. This pair really seem to know what children like to read and ...

oldchem 06.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Bfg - Roald Dahl

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