Mrs. J. Abbott

Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (7 of 7)


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The No-Cry Picky Eater Solution:  Gentle Ways to E&hellip by Elizabeth Pantley
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Disappointed, 19 Dec 2011
Whilst I highly rate The No Cry Sleep Solution, I was sadly disappointed by this title.

The first part was excellent. Her descriptions of a picky eater resembled my child to a T and I was anxious to get on to the 'solution' part of the book as I felt after reading this part that she really understood picky eaters and would be able to help me.

Some of her suggestions are interesting and certainly worth a try but there was very little that I hadn't heard before. I was very disappointed to reach the end of that part without finding any ideas that I really felt we hadn't tried, or that would make a real difference.

I was mostly disappointed though by the recipes… Read more
Where Is the Green Sheep? by Judy Horacek
Where Is the Green Sheep? by Judy Horacek
5.0 out of 5 stars A masterpiece!, 25 Oct 2011
I bought this book for my son's 1st birthday and he loved it the first time we read it. He is now 2 and a half and it is still one of his favourites. We can read it several times in a day sometimes.

It's a very carefully crafted rhyming book with fantastic illustrations and as an adult I enjoy reading it too and appreciating the work that has gone into creating its perfect simplicity. I buy it now for every friend's child on their first birthday.

I recently came across an article by Mem Fox on how she wrote the story and it is a fascinating read in itself - [...]

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