Overall rating and opinion of "Toni the Superhero" by R.D. Base

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Post by Laceyadams » 12 Sep 2018, 04:50

I know my daughter will enjoy reading this book. She loves books with great characters and colours. I am not going to rate it yet until she reads it too.

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Post by Ravinder+Kaur » 12 Sep 2018, 05:02

I have not read the book though, but what I gather from the reviews and opinions, young parents would like to read this book to their tiny-tots.Kids love to watch superheroes and the colourful illustrations will attract their attention.

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Post by klballard » 13 Sep 2018, 07:59

This book sounds great. I read a lot to my kids, and this sounds like a perfect one for them. I know a lot of people in these forums have said that they don’t consider Toni’s normal activities as superhero-worthy, but I would disagree. Being honest, trustworthy, and responsible are the true markings of a superhero. If I could instill that into my children, I would be an extremely proud parent.

My family will definitely be reading this book.

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Post by Oulababe » 13 Sep 2018, 14:08

I think it's a great book for children. I rate it 4 out of 4 stars.

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Post by Noraine Alissa Poria » 13 Sep 2018, 21:35

I want to read this book to my 5 years old cousin because it seems like a great children book.

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Post by Jahblezz » 14 Sep 2018, 19:22

I rated this book a 3 out of 4 stars. One of
the key elements in any children's book is
the size of the font. I thought the font in this
book was lost in the fantastic graphics used
in the story (they were superb). The author
needs to work on this otherwise the book
was ok.

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Post by Rosemary Khathibe » 16 Sep 2018, 14:08

I rated the book 4 stars. I found it educative for children, Tony is a very active kid for his age.

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Post by Sahar Majid » 16 Sep 2018, 19:40

Honestly, this book is perfect for children and it won't bore the parents either. I'd rate it 4 out of 4 stars.

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Post by Mareisha » 19 Sep 2018, 22:00

I rated the book 4 out of 4 stars for its usefulness in instilling good values in a growing child.

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Post by klballard » 21 Sep 2018, 10:27

I finally read the book and thought it was outstanding - I rated it 4 out of 4 stars. I read it to all 3 of my kids loved it (ages 6 and under) and they all loved it. I have a feeling that I’ll be reading this to them again and again.

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Post by Kihikotony » 22 Sep 2018, 06:49

Toni the superhero is a good read.However his lack of unearthly powers is annoying.I would give it a 3 star rating.

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Post by Juliar252 » 23 Sep 2018, 10:59

Though I haven't read this book, I will definitely be recommending it for my 3 year old nephew because it sounds like a wonderful and interesting book for young readers and children just learning to read.

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Post by Angelique Bahormal » 24 Sep 2018, 10:27

It's a great book for young children. I like the way the author describes Toni like other children, helping his mum to clean up, to wash the dishes, to do everyday chores.
There was nothing about this book that I didn't like.
I think I would recommend to young parents to help develop reading skills in children.

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Post by MagensWife1995 » 27 Sep 2018, 12:05

For a childrens book it has some subtle moral lessons for kids. Its not to bad, of course as an adult i wont know its impact on children who read it.

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Post by BeatrixPotter » 29 Sep 2018, 14:01

I liked the book because it had a positive upbeat message that any child can be a superhero.

There are many superheros in every day life.

I thought it could have had a bit more of a story line, so I rated it a 3.
"There's so much more to a book than just the reading."
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