Parents' Guide to

City of Saints & Thieves

By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Captivating trio fuels thought-provoking Africa thriller.

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age 17+

Based on 1 parent review

age 17+
its one the attention gripping novel, with least dirty scenes if i go in detail.

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Readers looking for an exciting read with some extra thematic depth will be entranced by this thriller. City of Saints & Thieves addresses important contemporary issues, and with its action-packed, tightly plotted murder mystery, it stands out from the pack of run-of-the-mill thrillers as it depicts a young woman's quest for revenge in contemporary Africa. Author Natalie C. Anderson has worked for a decade with the United Nations and nongovernmental organizations on refugee relief and development, and her expertise and depth of knowledge give the twisty plot added impact. Tina, Michael, and Boyboy are a captivating trio of truth seekers, and their interplay offers much-needed relief from the often grim developments.

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