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The Shamer's Daughter

Advantages: good fantasy world, rally easy to read, good story
Disadvantages: not for too little kids (10+ year)

...Summary: Ten-year-old Dina Tonerre has very special eyes, but no one wants to meet them. Even her own friends gradually stop looking directly at her, and don't play with her anymore. She inherited those eyes from her mother, The Shamer. A Shamer is a pers ...

AdoraBG 23.03.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Shamer's Daughter - Lene Kaaberbol

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Twinkle by Sarah Warburton and Katharine Holabird

Advantages: appealing to young children, interesting illustrations, clever use of fonts
Disadvantages: a bit too 'pink'!

Twinkle by Katharine Holabird and Sarah Warburton Price: paperback RRP £6.99 (Kindle edition £3.99, hardback £9.50) Available: Amazon, Waterstones Offers: none currently (available second hand on Amazon for 35p) Suitable: 3 to 8 years (but my daug ...

snow_drops 23.10.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Twinkle - Sarah Warburton

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Its a Bing thing

Advantages: quick to read
Disadvantages: Baby language. Harry didnt find it very engaging

My 18 month old son loves storytime and we have a little reading corner in his room where we cuddle up to read his books together. For his 1st birthday my husbands Aunt Mary bought Harry a load of books and one of them was Bing- something for Daddy. Har ...

mummytobe78 29.09.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Bing: Something for Daddy - Ted Dewan

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Wow what a read! Could read and read again!

Advantages: Loved the characters and great writing style. Very Funny!
Disadvantages: None

*This book is #3 in the Spinster Series. It's a YA contemporary book with themes including feminism, friendship and empowerment* So, WAGGD? follows Lottie in her quest to start a feminist revolution, after being sexually harassed on her way to college. I ...

marieandrews11 12.09.2016 · Read full review
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Review of What's a Girl Gotta Do? - Holly Bourne

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What's a girl gotta do? - Holly Bourne

Advantages: relatable, funny
Disadvantages: strong language

This book is perfect for young adults like myself. Specifically 16 year old's as they'd be as old as the main character from the books so in my opinion it'd be easier for them to identify with the books and the way the character feels therefore making it ...

Gretatata14 30.09.2016 · Read full review
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Review of What's a Girl Gotta Do? - Holly Bourne

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