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(out of 5 reviews)
AGE
9
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Review this title!
Parent of a 13 year old Written byflohrkm September 10, 2009
AGE
10
QUALITY
 

Perfect for teens.

I thought this was a great book. Dealt with acceptance issues.

Parent of a 10 year old Written byboragasux November 29, 2009
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
What other families should know
Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
Adult Written byjadafa3026 January 9, 2010
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Parent of a 6 year old Written bymadsmooney1214 November 10, 2012
AGE
6
QUALITY
 

feathers

falseness of that assumption. Families can talk about Dickenson's poem. What is it about? Why did the author use it so pervasively? How does it apply to the lives of these characters? Also, why do you think this book won the Newbery Honor?

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much consumerism