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Absolutely brilliant

Advantages: Well written, lots of beautiful illustrations. Great for kids of all ages. A useful tool for supplementing school projects or as part of a home-school theme on ships.
Disadvantages: To do this book justice, you really need the time to examine each page carefully.

Another masterpiece from the winning duo of Stephen Biesty and Richard Platt, and part of the Dorling Kindersley "Cross-Sections" series is "Castle". This book shows the inner workings of a 14th Century English castle, and as always, provides so much inf ...

poet831 12.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Cross Section: Castle - Stephen Biesty

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'Little chef'...Make that plural! :~)

Advantages: A wonderfully enjoyable and educational way to bond with our children and grandchildren :~)
Disadvantages: None whatsoever

~The Product ~ 'That's the way the cookie crumbles'~ This hardback spiral bound cookery book for children is a comprehensive manual with a full 198 pages. Superb for little hands as the dimensions are 20.8 x 19.6 x 3 cm. With inviting pictures on the ...

Deesrev 14.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Complete Kids Cooking - Hinkler Books PTY Ltd

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Christmas has come and gone but still let's cook!

Advantages: fun recipes for children
Disadvantages: none

Well Christmas was fast approaching (again!) and both my daughters were very keen to help with the preparations. With this in mind, I bought them the Usborne Christmas Baking for4 Children book and we have been having good fun trying out lots of festive ...

kingfisher111 23.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Christmas Baking for Children - Fiona Patchett

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Easy learning, for her anyway!

Advantages: Sets sums for my much cleverer daughter!
Disadvantages: None.

Well thank goodness the half term holiday is over, well until the easter break anyway! I am truly sick and tired of writing out reams of sums and doing spelling tests for my daughter. I know I shouldn't complain but I am not academic myself, so encour ...

sarahbarrow 24.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Collins Easy Learning Handwriting Practice

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I can count so why stop at ten?

Advantages: brilliant
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As mentioned in my Chart Throb review last weekend I read two books, this was the second, first I have to say that this isnt Karen Rose' first book but it is the first time I have come across her work, but according to the blurb about her at the back of t ...

scuba_angel 16.07.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Count to Ten - Karen Rose

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