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Gruesome, gory and perfect for Halloween.

Advantages: Fascinating, educational and a favourite in our house.
Disadvantages: Expensive due to only be being printed in library binding.

...Finding good non- fiction for boys can be a nightmare, but the fact is many boys really prefer non-fiction to fiction. My sons do have an interest in zombies - and zombie non-fiction is nearly impossible to come buy. I have several books on diseases my so ...

Marge3781 27.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Zombie Makers: True Stories of Nature's Undead - Rebecca L Johnson

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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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The perfect book for my nephew.

Advantages: easy to read, plenty of information, lots of pictures, Internet linked, brilliant value
Disadvantages: nothing

= = = = = = = = = About the Book = = = = = = = = = The book I am reviewing is an Usborne Discovery book about Snakes. The Usborne Discovery books are perfect for younger children who want to learn about different and also specific things. My nephew (aged ...

kiss_me2070 16.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Usbourne Discovery Snakes - Rachel Firth, Jonathan Sheikh-Miller

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Fun with dot to dot.

Advantages: good fun, educational, great price
Disadvantages: none

Dot to Dot is one of those simple yet satisfying activities children have always loved to do. My eldest son is five years old now and has come across dot to dot pictures in some activity books he has had but there is usually only one or two and often mo ...

claireylulu 11.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Dot to Dot Count to 30

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"Fetch the Engines, Fetch the Engines, Fire! Fire!"

Advantages: Informative, encourages independent learning and research skills
Disadvantages: Missed out some information that I thought was relevant

On 2nd September 1666 a fire started in a bakery at Pudding Lane in London. The fire was to last for four days, destroying four fifths of the city of London, burning down 13,000 houses and 87 churches. Miraculously only six people were killed. The Grea ...

moistbabe 06.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Ways Into History The Great Fire of London - Sally Hewitt

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