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'Meet at the Ark at Eight!' by Ulrich Hub (Review)

The new year is now well under way, and I’m back in the swing of things, reading and reviewing merrily away as always.  However, as regular readers will know, I’m not the only book reviewer in our family, and… 688 more words

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'In Their Shoes: Fairy Tales and Folktales' (Review)

It’s been a while, but my little assistant Emily has finally found some time to talk about another of her books.  Once again, it’s from the… 569 more words

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'The Moomins and the Great Flood' by Tove Jansson (Review)

While I’ve had lots planned for Women In Translation Month for a while now, involving my little assistant wasn’t originally one of them.  However, a little while back, when I tweeted about finishing… 622 more words

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'From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler' by E.L. Konigsburg (Review)

While all of the books from Pushkin Children’s Books that Miss Emily has covered so far have been translations, some of the range did first appear in English, and today’s choice is one of those.  650 more words

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'Fuzz McFlops' by Eva Furnari (Review)

As readers of my blog, you’re all very keen on books, that much is certain, and I suspect that many of you will have a soft spot for rabbits too (just a feeling I have!).  689 more words

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'The Witch in the Broom Cupboard (and Other Tales)' by Pierre Gripari (Review)

The last review by my assistant, Emily, was not quite as positive as the others she’s done so far, but that didn’t put her off trying another book from the… 648 more words

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