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Top Reviewer Ranking: 9,269 - Total Helpful Votes: 593 of 720
Inkheart (Inkheart Trilogy) by Cornelia Funke
Inkheart (Inkheart Trilogy) by Cornelia Funke
My daughter read this at 10 and absolutely loved this book. I confess that I read it first and enjoyed it but found it rather heavy going and long (needed more editing in my opinion). But when my daughter picked it up she didn't put it down for days until she'd finished it. She said she found it completely exciting, she loved the story and the characters and has gone on to read and love the rest of the trilogy. She said that they were books she didn't want to end....
Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book I (Wildwoo&hellip by Colin Meloy
5.0 out of 5 stars Gorgeous book, 9 Jun 2014
I bought this book after walking into my favourite independent book shop and asking for recommendations for my 11 year old daughter (who has adored the Mysterious Benedict Society series and the Inkheart series). The assistant recommended this one and I am so glad. My daughter loved it. At first she wasn't sure and found it a bit slow going but once Prue got into Wildwood she was hooked. She didn;t put it down for the next couple of days and is now begging me to buy the second in the series....
I have just read it myself. It is a slow starter. And it is wordy and could probably have been edited down a bit. There are parts that could be seen as derivative (particularly from the Narnia… Read more
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret Of The Unicor&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Daniel Craig
5.0 out of 5 stars Great for children, 24 Nov 2013
My 9 year old is a huge Tintin fan and reads and re-reads all the books. He absolutely adored this film. He thought it funny and exciting and true enough to the books to keep him happy....

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