Charlie Hernández & The League of Shadows

Book review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Kids fight folklore beings in adventure with lots of chills.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 9+

Great kids book!

Bought this book for my school age child but also read it and truly enjoyed! I mostly enjoyed how all the Hispanic myths were woven into the story and came to life in a modern setting. Not only was it fun to read but we learned so much about the different Latin American countries and their myths. We frequently looked up the different characters to learn their “back stories” and discussed the similarities and differences between them and the countries of origin. It brought back many childhood memories that I shared with my child! Enjoy reading it with your child(ren)!

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age 9+

Really enjoyed learning about Hispanic myths and legends.

Bought the book for my son who is 10 years old for his birthday. He read it in a week. He really enjoyed the Hispanic myths and legends. He even wants to dress like Charlie for Halloween. He is hoping for a second book. My husband and I also enjoyed reading this book.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Book Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love fantasy tales and Latino stories

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