Book Review: The Land of Nod

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The Land of Nod Robert Louis Stevenson and Robert Hunter Flying Eye Books An altogether contemporary feel has been given to a classic Robert Louis Stevenson children’s poem through the fantastical artistry of illustrator Robert Hunter. Herein we meet an injured boy who spends his days indoors at home with nothing but his toys for […]

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Book Review: The Mouse that Cancelled Christmas

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The Mouse That Cancelled Christmas Madeleine Cook and Samara Hardy Oxford University Press This is certainly a Christmas story with a difference: the story of Mouse for whom Christmas means danger, danger because, as a baby, he’d been biffed on the head by a flying bauble. Now, he seems to have assumed the role of […]

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