Parents' Guide to

Any Sign of Life

By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Clever teen survives doomsday in exciting sci-fi adventure.

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age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+

Quality Apocalyptic Story

This book in interesting from page 1. The main character awakens from a coma to find herself in an apocalypse. It is an exciting journey finding out what took place and if there is a possibility of stopping it from getting worse. Spoiler alert for anyone cautious to read a book with a dog as a main character - the dog is ok throughout. There is more of a sci-fi angle to this story which is enjoyable to read. Descriptions of decomposing bodies are frequent.

Is It Any Good?

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The end of the world is on the minds of many, and this sensitive sci-fi adventure finds a new slant on a familiar scenario. In Any Sign of Life, author Rae Carson invests the main character with a steely determination to learn the truth about the disaster, and readers will be impressed by Paige's common sense and uncommon bravery. There are plenty of surprises and well-managed twists, and readers will want a second helping of Paige and her allies as soon as possible.

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