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In a Pocket of Time By Helen Matthews,

  • Title: In a Pocket of Time
  • Author: Helen Matthews
  • ISBN: 9781781767894
  • Page: 372
  • Format: Paperback
  • Every time Caleb hears a saying, it happens to him Pockets with watches appear on his shirt when his mum mentions pockets of time He soon finds himself in Brumantia, where you can be thrown in prison for a crime like being in someone else s shoes or end up in hospital with your fingers crossed or sides split And just think what you re all over the place can doEvery time Caleb hears a saying, it happens to him Pockets with watches appear on his shirt when his mum mentions pockets of time He soon finds himself in Brumantia, where you can be thrown in prison for a crime like being in someone else s shoes or end up in hospital with your fingers crossed or sides split And just think what you re all over the place can do to you Caleb and his fellow stranded Londoner friends search for their way home, but it s not just the idioms that throw challenges at them Who or what is behind the big secret that s been bringing people to Brumantia And why A fast paced children s story that has also appealed to adults with a soft spot for idioms.
    In a Pocket of Time Every time Caleb hears a saying it happens to him Pockets with watches appear on his shirt when his mum mentions pockets of time He soon finds himself in Brumantia where you can be thrown in prison

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    1. In a Pocket of Time is a wonderful fantasy adventure for children and middle readers that is based around commonly heard idioms It has a fast pace that is guaranteed to keep kids engaged, as well as likable characters that are surprisingly well developed for such a short book The world is fun and full of mystery, adding to the fun.I recommend this book for all children, as it is exceptionally good at explaining the meanings of idioms in a simple to understand way In a Pocket of Time would be esp [...]

    2. I saw this book in the giveaways tonight and seeing on the book page it being 84 pages I thought it best to use my kindle unlimited to read it rather than entering I Love the cover which is what caught my attention so I missed the age range on it, but I don t care because I loved it I had zero idea that it was for young children I ve read many children s books and YA so it took reading the first page or two to realize this was way out of my age range, however, OMG , It is one of the sweetest mos [...]

    3. Caleb is a smart boy who loves to tinker with all sorts of things he s even built a little robot that uses a pager to leave messages The one thing that Caleb doesn t understand is idioms When Caleb overhears his mom say pockets of time, he is surprised when his shirt magically has lots of pockets, each holding a miniature watch This incident is justthe beginning of the adventures that Caleb has as he is whisked off to the land of Brumantia where anytime an adult says an idiom it becomes reality [...]

    4. I got this book for free through First Reads.2,5 stars, to be honest.This is a book about idioms but it s dressed as a sort of fantasy adventure The idea of a book about idioms is really nice Those are always the hardest part to learn when you re studying a foreign language I mean, while you were reading the story of Caleb you were actually learning new idioms without struggling.At the same time, the story behind it was a bit weak I felt as if there were some links I missed and for this reason t [...]

    5. I have won a copy of this book from Giveaways After I ve had a chance to read it and formulate my thoughts, I ll post an honest review Stay tuned

    6. This is a good book for kids learning idioms but the ending is quite a let down as there is too much left unanswered that should have been the climax of the book.

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