Official Review: While by Kamon

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Re: Official Review: While by Kamon

Post by bookowlie » 27 May 2016, 08:42

Thanks VermontReviews! The book is a great choice for children, with a mix of educational context, a fun plot, and cute artwork.
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Post by Rhando » 23 Jul 2017, 15:05

The beautiful colors on the front cover first caught my attention, then reading your review confirmed that I need to read this books. It is definitely on my list. Nice review. Well done.
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Post by Kalin Adi » 23 Jul 2017, 16:16

So this books is not just for entertaining but also for educational purposes. How sweet! Time zones can be a difficult concept to grasp for kids. I'm glad the author could include illustrations to make the kids internalize the concept smoothly. Thanks for the great review!

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Post by Gifty Naa Akushia » 15 Sep 2017, 11:18

Nice review well organised and informative. Congratulations to the author it's indeed a great book for children.
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Post by klbradley » 15 Sep 2017, 17:03

That's really neat that you were able to find a book written by an author that you were already familiar with!
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Post by kandscreeley » 20 Sep 2017, 19:23

I love that the author is the illustrator as well. This is the way a children's book should be. Fun, imaginative, as well as informative. Perfect! Thanks for a lovely review of a nice children's book.
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Post by Anjum » 30 Sep 2017, 02:07

I think the book can be used in a fun way to explain about timezones to children. Thanks for the review.
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Post by KeriCraven » 12 Oct 2017, 10:44

What a wonderful review. I think it is always great to read a book by an author you are already familiar with. Thank you for your review.
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Post by Mercy Bolo » 25 Oct 2017, 10:25

Wonderful review. Such a unique concept. This book would encourage children to be more imaginative.
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Post by Zilelabelle » 15 Mar 2018, 11:39

Sounds like a really cool premise. And, speaking from the point of view of a parent doing the reading, I like when books can be thought-provoking. It keeps me from wanting to claw my face off when I read something for the 5 billionth time :)

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Post by Nanig83006 » 31 Mar 2018, 07:33

How cute! This is definitely a book I want to share with my child. Not only is it creative, it's educational. It may even be great at explain time zones to my kid in a way I couldn't. I also like how the author uses "offbeat places" than the usual examples. Thanks sharing your thoughts! I'll be adding this title to my list. (:

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Post by Fuzaila » 31 Jul 2018, 06:55

Wonderful review bookowlie! I'm already curious about the author and the way you describe the daydreams as 'magic-carpet-ride' has piqued my interest. I love it when an author illustrates their book by themselves. Adds an essential personal feel to the story.
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Post by Sen_Suzumiya » 07 Sep 2018, 07:35

What an interesting idea! I'd love to read that book, even though I have no children. This is really refreshing that you for reviewing this book so beautifully.
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