Book review by Terreece Clarke, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Haunting, complex tale of friendship best for older teens.

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+


I read it because it was on my junior in high school's syllabus. It was just fine as far as story line but a bit disturbing & confusing to me. I feel like it would be an R rated movie so that's why I said 18&up.

This title has:

Too much swearing

Book Details

  • Author: Toni Morrison
  • Genre: Literary Fiction
  • Topics: Friendship, History
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Knopf
  • Publication date: November 1, 1973
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 18
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Available on: Paperback, Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, iBooks, Kindle
  • Last updated: July 13, 2017

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