Dr. M. Henley

Helpful votes received on reviews: 97% (76 of 78)
Location: Derbyshire UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 365,955 - Total Helpful Votes: 76 of 78
Unleashed: A Life and Death Job (Unleashed 1) by Ali Sparkes
5.0 out of 5 stars unleased, 20 Mar 2014
amazzzzzzzing is all i can say about this book you have got to read it! i would recomend it to children between the age of 10 and 15
The Faraway Tree Stories: Three Books in One by Enid Blyton
76 of 78 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars An American re-write, 10 Oct 2006
My wife found the book she had in the loft (the first of this series of three) and my 4 year old daughter loved it. She liked the excitement of a story with ups and downs rather than the short attention span nonsense we read small children these days.

I was dissapointed to find however that this book, the combined trilogy has been Americanised. OK it's not quite Idaho but even still the quant 1940's middle class English language is emasculated and the hatchet of political correctness has fallen. The names are different with Bessie becoming Beth and Fannie becoming Frannie (couldn't have an American having to face that the English language differs around the world and it doesn't… Read more

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