Sense and Sensibility

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Classic novel is rich in romance and humor.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 13+

Not recommended for young readers.

For advanced and older readers I think its an exceptionally good book. But for kids, I personally think it might be boring, confusing, and a bit inappropriate. This book contains smoking and drinking. But also influences a great message, good role models, and holds educational value. I first read the book when I was about 11 or 12. I immediately lost interest after the first chapter and struggled unwillingly to finish the rest of the book. But as I got older I learned to love and understand the book better. I competently recommend the book for older more advanced readers rather than young kids.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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