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Platelets, Villi and Alveoli Ice Cream

Advantages: will answer lots of body questions
Disadvantages: won't answer all of them

The self-explanatory entitled ‘See Inside Your Body’ is a lift-the-flaps book by Usborne. It’s a hardback with stiff cardboard pages that have thin card flaps. My three year old has owned this since Christmas. Like a lot of young children, she’s very inte ...

noodlebutty 17.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of See Inside Your Body - Katie Daynes, Colin King

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Your inner workings

Advantages: Fun, Fascinating and Factual
Disadvantages: None that I've found

For those of you who have never come across Usborne books here is a little background information about the company. Usborne Publishing in an independent children's publishing company based in the UK. The company has achieved many awards and it's book ...

hammd1974 19.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of See Inside Your Body - Katie Daynes, Colin King

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Rats, plague and conquerors . . . couldn't have been much fun!

Advantages: packs in a lot of elements of Middle Age life, child-friendly text
Disadvantages: none really for the age group it's aimed at

Because the illustration of the two ladies in the stereotypical pointy hats looking in horror at an ill-looking peasant is on the left side, my eye has always been drawn towards that side of the cover but actually, behind the wall they are all standing ne ...

KateHurst 03.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Measly Middle Ages (Horrible Histories) - Terry Deary

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Wahing clothes in Urine ? You taking the pee?

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I've really gotten into the Horrible Histories series lately - ever since picking up my first book from the series at a charity shop- mainly for my daughter, but I had to read it with her, and I got really into them. I've been lucky enough recently to vi ...

Thehonesttruth 03.09.2009 · Read full review
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The Measly Middle Ages is Magnificent!

Advantages: is interesting and enjoyable to read from the ages 9 to 90
Disadvantages: you wont be able to put it down!

I have been reading the horrible histories series for many years now and this is has to be one of my favourites. Especially as it helped me through my history course at high school . The book is all factual but with a comedic twist which makes it suit ...

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