The Midnight Children

Book review by Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media
Book cover: The Midnight Children

Common Sense says

age 10+

Gore, gross-out, bullying overwhelm friendship tale.

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Based on 3 reviews

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age 9+

An absolutely wonderful story!!!

I am truly shocked by the review by CSM. I absolutely LOVED this book. It is the kind of book that makes kids (and adults!) fall for reading again. Please read this book!!! It is magical in so many ways...

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age 10+

This book will help create book-lovers.

This book was phenomenal. This is the only website that I've seen where this book hasn't been touted as one of the year's best. Brilliant writing, strong story and characters. You got this one very wrong, CSM.

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Book Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love friendship stories and coming-of-age tales

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