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Advantages: Interesting to look at habits of different animals
Disadvantages: Illustrations mostly in dark settings

ZZZZZ A Book of Sleep is a picture book for the very young, suitable for bedtime, but not an actual story. Il Sung Na begins by pointing out that when it grows dark everyone goes to sleep except for the owl, shown here staring as he sits on a branch in fr ...

denella 11.09.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Zzzzz: A Book of Sleep - Il Sung Na

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Zzzzz: OK as a freebie in the Book Start pack. but not great

Advantages: Often given out free by Book Start
Disadvantages: Not exactly gripping

Zzzzz: I think the book title says it all, really! We were given this in our son's 2 year Book Start pack. Although usually we find books about bedtime and sleeping useful as part of his bedtime routine, he just doesn't seem gripped by this book, and n ...

Bitchqueenofneworleans 08.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Zzzzz: A Book of Sleep - Il Sung Na

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Go to the zoo to see the doo-doo!

Advantages: Fun, engaging, good way to introduce potty training
Disadvantages: None

Zoo Poo is a book written by Richard Morgan and published by Red Fox books. This book is a toilet training book, but I didn’t pick it up for that reason, the picture of the little boy on the front made it look appealing to me. It is essentially about a l ...

cornishchic 03.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Zoo Poo - Richard Lyon Morgan

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Zagazoo - a brilliant book, especially for boys/parents of boys

Advantages: Quirky, warm, funny and surprisingly deep!
Disadvantages: A big (albeit light) book, so little babies will need you to hold it for them

The image that Ciao is choosing to illustrate this book is completely wrong - it's actually an A4-sized book with a white background and a typical wild Quentin Blake illustration on the front of a couple opening a brightly-coloured parcel to find a baby i ...

Bitchqueenofneworleans 08.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Zagazoo - Quentin Blake

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A Zombie YA story with a twist

Advantages: brilliant story, suitably scary, brilliant read for halloween
Disadvantages: hard to relate to characters, saw the twist a mile off

When the Zombies attack Ireland, the UK is on high alert. B and her family don’t know how to take it, but Ireland is miles away from London, they should be safe right? B’s father is a handful, a drunken, racist bully and he is getting worse, often taking ...

Raimy_Readaraptor 29.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Zom-B - Darren Shan

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