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Book review: ‘L’oeuf de Paques de Trotro’

In French, from 0yo. Cute little board book. It is Easter and Trotro goes egg hunting in his backyard. He finds many eggs but they already belong someone. Wait a minute? Whose egg is this? It is huge and is Trotro’s. Finally the little donkey found a beautiful egg. http://bit.ly

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Book review: ‘Ja, Bobik’

In Polish, from 2yo. Bobik is a cat who thinks he is a king and he goes into great trouble convincing others of his royal status. You will love the illustrations as well as the amusing story. For more information visit http://bit.ly/2JcZk95

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Book review: ‘Charlie et la chocolaterie’

In French, from 8yo. Charlie and the Chocolate factory is a favourite of ours. In this book, the story is related as a play so children can choose characters and perform the story. It also makes it easier to read for young learners. For more information visit http://bit.ly/2kyhp3v

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Book review: ‘A talentosa Clementina’

In Portuguese, from 6yo. When her teacher announced that her class will be putting on a talent show Clementine starts panicking. It seems that her best friend Margaret has all the talents and she has none. As the date draws close Clementine is desperate to find an act. She will find a

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Book review: ‘El cuento de la lechera’

In Spanish, from 2yo. Once upon a time, there was a young girl who used to take milk in a jar to the village every day. One day she got distracted on the way. She started thinking about how she could obtain more money. With the money from the sale of the milk she could buy a hen. The

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Book review: ‘La sorcière dans les airs’

From 4yo, in French. The witch and her cat are flying through the sky on a broomstick when the wind blows away her hat, then her bow, and then her wand!  Luckily, three helpful animals find the missing items, and all they want in return is a ride on the broom. But will the new friends

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Book review: ‘Ombretta Camilla’

In Italian, from 4yo Camillo is used to playing alone. One day his uncle Pino makes him a mysterious gift: box. Camillo decides to open the box and finds something scintillating at the bottom…What could this be? What adventures are awaiting Camillo? For more information visit ht

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Book review: ‘Les astronautes’

In French, from 6yo. Great book with many pictures to illustrate the fascinating facts about the astronauts’ life in space. It includes information about the first astronauts, how to become an astronaut, going into space, working in space, space walks, astronauts’ daily li

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Book review: ‘Fox Fables’

Bilingual English-Vietnamese/Chinese/Russian/Japanese. From 4yo. This book contains two stories, ‘The crane and the fox’ and ‘The fox and the tiger’. Interesting selection, in the first story the fox is outsmarted by the crane who shows him that she can be clev

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