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Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Wow, no wonder I abandoned this book when I was 12! This is written in 1840's style English, liberally peppered with Dutch. It's ostensibly for children but you pretty much have to be a college ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Krisaundra - Goodreads

I read this book as a child but a couple of years ago I went through this phase where I dug out, or looked up, as many of my favourite books from my childhood & this was one of them. Even as I ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Goodreads

I read this book as a child but a couple of years ago I went through this phase where I dug out, or looked up, as many of my favourite books from my childhood & this was one of them. Even as I ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Goodreads

I would hesitate to call this book a children's book. Young people's book, yes, but a story that has a father recovering from a ten-year illness by means of what amounts to brain surgery cannot be ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Rogue-van (the Bookman) - Goodreads

Like Dickens, Mary Mapes Dodge tells a story about children trying to survive. Hans and Gretel's father is not in his right mind and cannot work. Although the chatty style and Dutch history lessons detract, the story is very moving when it gets back on track with Hans' quests. Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Goodreads

Like Dickens, Mary Mapes Dodge tells a story about children trying to survive. Hans and Gretel's father is not in his right mind and cannot work. Although the chatty style and Dutch history lessons detract, the story is very moving when it gets back on track with Hans' quests. Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Kelsey - Goodreads

This book is about a boy named Hans Brinker, age 15, and his sister, Gretel, age 12, live in Holland in the mid-1800s. Ten years before this, their father, Raff, suffered an injury that left him hurt ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Goodreads

This book is about a boy named Hans Brinker, age 15, and his sister, Gretel, age 12, live in Holland in the mid-1800s. Ten years before this, their father, Raff, suffered an injury that left him hurt ... Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - John Yelverton - Goodreads

A sad book, and an uplifting book at the same time. Well worth your time to read. Read full review

Review: Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

User Review  - Goodreads

A sad book, and an uplifting book at the same time. Well worth your time to read. Read full review


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