Book review by Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media
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Circle faces fear of the dark and of the other in cute tale.

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Let down

I liked the Triangle book, I loved the Square book, and then this one was such a let down. We turned the last page and couldn't believe that was the end. It was just random and anticlimactic.

Book Details

  • Author: Mac Barnett
  • Illustrator: Jon Klassen
  • Genre: Picture Book
  • Topics: Friendship
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Candlewick
  • Publication date: March 5, 2019
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 5 - 7
  • Number of pages: 48
  • Available on: Hardback, Kindle
  • Last updated: September 25, 2020

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