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Rhyming Fun For Everyone

Advantages: Helps children recognise ending sounds.
Disadvantages: None

Not sure why Ciao have this in the non-fiction section but this is where I found it. ***Background*** Every fortnight my son gets to go to the school library and is it amazing the types of books that he brings home without any supervision that he w ...

belfin 21.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Hawkins: Tog The Dog - Colin and Jacqui Hawkins

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What Is A Grumpalump?

Advantages: Excellent rhyming book
Disadvantages: none

...***Background*** My son has been getting a weekend 'project' home every Friday from school and this was the first book that features in this special package. More about that later though, as this book is written by Sarah Hayes who is also responsible ...

belfin 30.05.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Grumpalump - Sarah Hayes

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Learning to Count

Advantages: Great educational book for young children
Disadvantages: The number names are written in capitals.

~ Content, Style and Format ~ This is a lovely book for very young children, from as young as 1 upwards. It is a hardcover book with internal pages that aren’t quite as thick as a board book but certainly sturdier than usual pages in a book which is g ...

neenn 21.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Ten Little Ladybirds - Melanie Gerth

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Learn your A, B, C's - Read at Home First Dictionary

Advantages: A simple well laid out first dictionary.
Disadvantages: RRP

I received this book as part of a pack of reading books I recently purchased from The Book People for £9.99 and I have to say I am very impressed by the simple layout of this book as it makes it so easy and appealing for young children to use. The cover ...

colliedog2 17.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Read At Home First Dictionary - Oxford University Press

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Hope's new baby!

Advantages: introduces a baby to a toddler, from toddler perspective
Disadvantages: you may find some concepts awkward to explain

My baby is due in less than 10 weeks time and my daughter is two and a half. One of my concerns is that she will become jealous and attention-seeking when the baby is born and so I want to do all that I can to reduce this tension between her and the new b ...

lorriellah 15.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of My New Baby (All in a Day)

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