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Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same!

By Monica Mehta, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Twins embrace individuality in funny book for new readers.

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A simple, funny, unpredictable storyline, accompanied by bold and colorful illustrations, makes this a delight for beginning readers. Young kids will be tickled as they read about the twins' various escapades, as activities such as getting a haircut, doing magic tricks, and using chopsticks go awry. The simplicity of the words makes this an excellent book for 4- and 5-year-olds to try reading, with the help of an adult or older child.

Clear and colorful illustrations of Ling and Ting's escapades accompany every page, with frames around each bold illustration. The pictures make the two funny protagonists come to life -- and clever drawing of a haircut mishap makes it easy to tell them apart.

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