Where She Went

Book review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Mature sequel examines fame, loss, and enduring love.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 13 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

For mature tweens

this book is mainly for teens and college people but i have read it and its not so bad. Even though the book talks about drinking, drugs, and a little bit smoking its not that bad for some tweens. The book has a lot of language though and i mean a lot of language. But this book is really good. so tweens could read it.

This title has:

Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 15+
I loved Where She Went, and If I Stay. I had read it for my 12 year old sister to see if it was appropriate for her. By request of my mother and sister bc/ I am 18, and my mother is not a reader. For reading them, I think 14 may be a bit young for these books. I know my sister wouldn't exactly like the beginning of If I Stay bc/ of the detail Mia went into describing at how her family looked after the crash on the pavement. And when I told my mother of the language and various things talked about, she also thinks it not appropriate for children under 14. Reading these books also depends on the personality of the reader.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

Book Details

  • Author: Gayle Forman
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Dutton Books
  • Publication date: April 5, 2011
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 14
  • Number of pages: 208
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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