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Shhhh...it's a secret!

Advantages: A lovely, intricate and detailed colouring book that will keep you occupied for hours.
Disadvantages: Periodically it tries to get you to draw.

Considering my long list of things with which I waste time and procrastinate you wouldn’t think that I would need to add another one to the list would you? After all, I already have the 3DS, the PS Vita, the Kindle and the Lego not to mention Ciao itself. ...

Secre 28.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Secret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Colouring Book - Johanna Basford

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A Secret Garden that's personal to me!

Advantages: Fun and encourages creativity, beautiful prints, quality pages and book
Disadvantages: Very time consuming depending on how you colour

As I am currently on maternity leave, it has taken some getting used to not getting up in the morning to go to work. Whilst my little boy takes up most of my time, there are periods during the day when he is napping and I have an hour to myself and these ...

hanmillie 11.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Secret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Colouring Book - Johanna Basford

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See what you can see under the sea

Advantages: Very detailed, great info
Disadvantages: none

My son received this book for his first birthday. At the moment he is way too young for it and I don't say that too often about books as I think its never too young to start reading or looking at books but this one is definitely more suited for a child wh ...

muffin11 27.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of See Under the Sea - Kate Daynes

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Olympic fact finding

Advantages: Lots of information and entertaining facts
Disadvantages: Not a lot for us

The story of the Olympics We were recently in London and due to go on a tour of the Olympic Village so thought it a good idea to get Little Miss and ourselves up to scratch with Olympic facts. We didn’t want a “dry” book which would leave her disintere ...

danielalong 11.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Story of the Olympics - Richard Brassey

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Adding that extra sparkle!

Advantages: fun sparkly projects for young arts and crafters!
Disadvantages: no indication about difficulty of projects, no materials listed

...My six year old daughter really loves making things and can often be found busily cutting, sticking and colouring in a quiet corner and then producing some wonderful masterpiece! She loves getting stuck into projects so all the Usborne activity books w ...

kingfisher111 31.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Usborne Activities: Sparkly Things to Make and Do - Leonie Pratt

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