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A fabulous encyclopedia

Advantages: Tells you all you need and more
Disadvantages: None

...The Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of World History This is an encyclopedia with a difference, this book contains descriptions of websites you can visit to take you further into the subject in a fun and informative way. There are over 200 differ ...

Myredpip 20.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Usborne Internet-linked Encyclopedia of World History - Fiona Chandler

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Don't Paws for thought. Just buy it. (The Outlaw Varjak Paw - S.F

Advantages: Tremendous read, great characters. Beautiful illustrations
Disadvantages: Sometimes a little dark for children

Having read the exceptional 1st book in this series I was keen to get my hands on a copy of this. I paid £4.50 for the paperback version of this on Amazon. I should say that I really purchased this for my 9 year old son, however I must confess that I read ...

thejazzyj 11.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Outlaw Varjak Paw - S F Said

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The Missing Scarecrow

Advantages: Good book for fans of the TV Show
Disadvantages: None

The Missing Scarecrow is a lovely little book which accompanies the children's television show, Balamory. The front cover of the book is green and has a picture of Edie and a scarecrow with the name Balamory in bright colourful bubble lettering above thi ...

sewbizzie 05.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Missing Scarecrow - Balamory

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Painting faces? How to avoid disastrous results!

Advantages: Easy to follow
Disadvantages: No spiderman!

...Face Painting is always popular at school fairs and parties, most children absolutely love having their faces done. This book is a great introduction to face painting for the complete beginner but also has quite a lot to offer to more experienced face pai ...

azana 07.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Usborne Book of Face Painting - Chris Caudron, Caro Childs

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Skipping with snakes? Not such a great idea!

Advantages: bright pictures, interesting language
Disadvantages: not a great story line

The Skipping Rope Snake is a picture story book aimed at young children and written by Carol Ann Duffy and illustrated by Lydia Monks. It's based on a fun idea about a little girl who goes walking in the jungle one day looking for a game to play! She trie ...

kingfisher111 24.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Skipping Rope Snake - Carol Ann Duffy

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