After Tupac and D Foster

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

age 11+

Powerful coming-of-age tale of tween girls bonded by music.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 9+

I just want to let our kids no ahead of time

i think that this book is very age approaite.you should let kids read these book because you want to let them know before they get older and get themselves into something in big trouble.im sorry for you other people that dont agree with me but is just the way i feel.i fell lyke the age 9 and up is the right age to let our kids know that as you get older you are going to go through some things and that you are not going to make the right decsion all the time but try to make that decsion most of the time.thats all im trying to sat=y too our kids..

This title has:

Educational value
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age 13+

Friendship Triumphs Poverty

A great friendship book about some African-American tween-aged girls. Sometimes a bit gritty (prison, homosexuality, gangs, foster kids, shooting) the book is very informative and touching.

This title has:

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

Book Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love friendship tales and stories of Black lives

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