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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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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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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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The Dullest ever book ever

Advantages: There is none
Disadvantages: It's really dull and you'll fall asleep after the first chapter!

...confirm one thing that I honestly know! This is the book that has been made into film. My cover of this book is totally different, it has a picture from the film on it and it says at the bottom "Now A Major Live-Action Film". I hear you scr ...

Jonni_boi 06.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Water Horse - Dick King-Smith

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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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