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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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A different take on zombie fiction

Advantages: Different, unique
Disadvantages: Some of the characters

About the book Zombies Don’t Cry is the first book in the Living Dead Love Story series by Rusty Fischer. The book was released on 1st October by Electric Monkey and it is 337 pages long. Synopsis (Taken from Goodreads.com) Maddy Swift is j ...

linzee_loulabelle 24.11.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Zombies Don't Cry - Rusty Fischer

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A very different version of Snow White..

Advantages: likeable characters, and original retelling
Disadvantages: not much character development besides Zelah's

I really loved Zelah Green by Vanessa Curtis. I was told beforehand that it's a very loose retelling of Snow White, but if I hadn't known that, it probably wouldn't have been obvious to me while reading it as there is so much that is different. And I do l ...

clovery 25.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Zelah Green Queen of Clean - Vanessa Curtis

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24 hours to save the world...And walk the dog.

Advantages: Children MAY like it
Disadvantages: Children MAY hate it

What to say about this book? Well I'll start off with the fact that this is the first book in a series called "Zac Power" by H.I. Larry. This first book is titled "Poison Island". Now personally it did not draw me into the book and I would NEVER EVER read ...

Jonni_boi 17.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Zac Power: Poison Island - H.I. Larry

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That was the best Big Zing ever!

Advantages: well made, lots of buttons to press, looks nice and colourful
Disadvantages: book is too big, story is too long.

This book was one of last years Christmas presents for my youngest son, who was then 2 and a half years old. It is a sound book, and it features the characters from the CBBC TV series, Zingzillas. We had seen the Zingzillas at the Sheffield Christmas ligh ...

cha97michelle 05.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of ZingZillas: Making that ZingZilla Sound! - BBC

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