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Father Christmas needs a wee!

Advantages: Funny for a child, encourages counting
Disadvantages: Not very challenging for more confident young readers?

Father Christmas was a book that my son received as a gift off one of my friends this Christmas just past. It is written by Nicholas Allan and is published by Red Fox books. The book was first published in 2009 and so it is relatively new although I h ...

louisechackett 16.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Father Christmas Needs a Wee - Nicholas Allan

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Not your usual festive tale!

Advantages: Fun story, Great illustrations, Rhyming words, Includes numbers
Disadvantages: None

My daughter received a childrens book called 'Father Christmas Needs a Wee' last Christmas. I had previously seen the book in shops but hadn't really considered buying it because I thought it might be a little bit rude (you can't say rude things about Fat ...

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Father Christmas Need a Wee

Advantages: Encourages counting, great story, funny, CD
Disadvantages: none at all

Event though we are just entering Autumn, I dug this book out today to read with my 6 year old son as he really loves it. The book is an ideal christmas present for either a girl or a boy but is especially magical to read on Christmas Eve, which is why I ...

gemreview 02.09.2012 · Read full review
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~* Where's The Nearest Toilet ?~*

Advantages: Fun! Educational!
Disadvantages: Some parts of book hard to read!

Christmas is on it's way! What a wonderful time of year! I get excited just thinking about it! For me Christmas is the best time of year, and if it snows on Christmas day, well that is just the cherry on the cake! When I was a child, I used to love watc ...

xdonzx 11.11.2010 · Read full review
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A FINE way to teach about parenting skills ~ Flour Babies!

Advantages: It discusses growing up and becoming responsible.
Disadvantages: It was written very much for boys rather than girls; possibly patronising.

My 11 year old grandson was absorbed in this book when I walked through the breakfast room on New Year's Day morning, laughing out loud and reading a bit out loud to me, so when he put it down for lunch I quietly 'acquired' it and read it through. It didn ...

jesi 07.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Flour Babies - Anne Fine

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