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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 ...

karalouk 18.08.2014 · Read full review
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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 step in the right direction

Advantages: Well written and engaging with excellent characterisation and a good plot
Disadvantages: Over too quickly! Abrupt ending which is not altogether satisfying

'Break the ice' Meet Armpit. He’s not had the best start in life, as you can probably already guess. He’s essentially a good kid who’s had a few unlucky breaks and after getting into a fight over some spilled popcorn at a cinema he was sent to th ...

Spiderkid 24.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Small Steps - Louis Sachar

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