Tag Archives: Asia

Book Reading Challenge: Book No. 24

My husband and I are returning for a brief visit to Cambodia, as we make our way to Laos and tour through Vietnam, so I thought I would commit a couple of posts between now and when we leave to … Continue reading

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Book Reading Challenge: Book No. 20

“Chee-Lin”   A Giraffe’s Journey by James Rumford This is another review I had been meaning to post and so I am now as I promised my writer friend Joanna, I would.  The unusual name of the book attracted my attention … Continue reading

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Book Reading Challenge: Book 11

“The Life cycle of the Pukeko” Written by Betty Brownlie and illustrated with colourful full-page photographs this is a lovely introduction to one of New Zealands native birds.  This educational book explains in simple clear text where they originated from, how … Continue reading

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