Artemis Fowl, Book 1

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Witty and exciting series start with irresistible antihero.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 33 reviews

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age 8+

Perfect book

This book is fantastic. The main character is a criminal mastermind, he has an imagination of fairies and he wants to steal their gold to save his father that has been missing for two years. Not to mention, he is a greedy child. But, he learns his lesson in the end.

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age 8+

Entertaining, creative, original!

I read this with one son who is older now and now I'm reading it with my grandson and soon with my other youngest son. It's that good.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages

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