Clifford the Big Red Dog

Book review by Jennifer Gennari, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

After 35 years, Clifford hasn't lost his appeal.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 3 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 6+

Clifford is the best

We love Clifford books because we like to read about funny dogs. clifford's dresses up as funny characters

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