Concrete Rose

Book review by Barbara Saunders, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Suspenseful novel about teen father shows empathy, humor.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 13+
Lets be honest, by 13 kids have said and heard a lot more than whats in this book. Yes their are drug references but only to make the book seem more authentic, their is some sex but again at 13 kids have watched worse than whats described in this book. TLDR book 13 and up, 12 and under should talk to parents before reading.

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age 18+

Inappropriate content for young readers

Love the symbolism of “concrete” and “rose”. Beauty can certainly develop despite adversity! Definitely a good plot. However, it could do without sexual references to be more appropriate for younger readers.

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