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Getting off to a good start

Advantages: Some good tasks, good quality
Disadvantages: A bit too intense, age range perhaps not right

I bought this learning guide from Tesco's at the beginning of the summer holidays with the hope that it would help to encourage Hope to do a bit of 'work' at home and to help her for settling into school. During her time at preschool Hope learnt a lot abo ...

lorriellah 03.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Tesco First Time Learning Alphabet - Nina Filipek

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The Ink Continues to Flow...

Advantages: An interesting and exciting story
Disadvantages: Some minor grammar problems

Ink Spell– Cornelia Funke Having just read ‘Inkheart’ by Cornelia Funke, (To see review on the first book of the series, please see my ‘Inkheart’ book review), I was eager to continue the story and so set off to buy both ‘Ink Spell’ and the final book o ...

elfbwillow 18.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Inkspell - Cornelia Funke

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A Spell-binding Sequel to "Inkheart"

Advantages: Spellbinding, amazing storyline, extraordinary use of sensory imagery, riveting
Disadvantages: Children under 10 (the recommended reading age) may have trouble understanding the language

My Opinion Cornelia Funke is my absolute favourite author of all time. Inkheart, her first novel in this trilogy is, in my opinion, the best book that she's written so far - although "Inkspell" really isn't far off that at all. In fact, the only re ...

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Review of Inkspell - Cornelia Funke

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Inkspell by Cornelia Funke

Advantages: An amazing book, you will be spell bound!
Disadvantages: NONE!

This book actually lost me, it was one of the BEST i have ever read, yes including harry potter! plus just as good as her first in the trilogy, Inkheart. Her style of writing and use of imaginative words completely draws you into the book and story. It is ...

tillymint10 30.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Inkspell - Cornelia Funke

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Interweaves, twists and turns - tests faith, loyalty and trust.

Advantages: Fast Paced, easy to read and get lost in.
Disadvantages: Don;'t think too hard as plot is a little weak in places - it is fiction after all!

...New York Times best seller Becca Fitzpatrick is based in Colarado, USA and gives her interests as buying shoes and eating ice cream. Her first novel Hush Hush won her, the acclaimed best seller title and Silence is the third in a series of four the secon ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 29.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Silence - Becca Fitzpatrick

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