100 Cupboards, Book 1

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Brilliant idea. Flawed execution. Exciting anyway.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 10+

Imaginative and exciting, better for older kids

Great story, very imaginative and exciting, but a little scary too. Too old for my 6 year old I think, in hindsight, but he likes scary stuff so wasn't disturbed by it... The kids going places without telling anyone or asking was not great role modeling... Overall was a good message and about finding where you belong and kind of a coming of age for Henry, the main character, as well... We listened to the recorded version - great performer!!

This title has:

Too much violence
Great messages

Book Details

  • Author: N. D. Wilson
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Publication date: December 1, 2007
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 8 - 12
  • Number of pages: 289
  • Available on: Audiobook (unabridged)
  • Last updated: March 29, 2020

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