Always October

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Scary, fast-paced monster tale lacks character development.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

Thrilling & Epic Tale

Slightly scary but mostly exciting tale. (we have a low tolerance for scary!) Strong girl lead character who contributes important ideas, sensitive lead boy character who shows fear and bravery. Caring yet flawed adults who travel with the children on their adventure. My 6 & 9 year old girls listened to this audiobook and it was just as captivating for me, their mother as it was for them. A good read!

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