Aru Shah and the Song of Death: Pandava, Book 2

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

age 9+

Quirky main characters pep up this Indian myth quest tale.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 8+

Loved it!!!

This book was really good. I enjoyed the references to Hindu mythology and the mystery parts as well. 7/10

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