Book review by Stephanie Dunnewind, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

IM book author tries horror; more icky than scary.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 18+


horrbible. should not have been written. its un godly and mentions a lot of bad things like charles manson. its HORRIBLE!!!

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Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
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age 12+

Scary, but good.

My son Braden isn't much of a reader, but after his sister read this he decided to try it. He liked it very much, but said a few parts were quite disturbing. I wanted to see what he meant by that, so I read the book within a week. It was very disturbing and gross at parts, but otherwise Lauren Myracle is gifted with both genres, horror and light comedy. A good read, but only for kids 13 and up. (Maybe 12 if you know your kid.)

Book Details

  • Author: Lauren Myracle
  • Genre: Horror
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Amulet Books
  • Publication date: September 10, 2008
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 13 - 17
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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