Crispin: The Cross of Lead

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Start of an exciting medieval adventures series.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 38 reviews

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age 12+

loved this book!!!

AVI is such a good writer! he pulls you into the story of crispin making you feel like you're actually standing in the forest along with crispin and bear. AVI writes crispin cross of lead in a fashion that makes you laugh along with crispin and sometimes even cry with him too. this book series is my new favorite ! thank you AVI for writing these marvelous books!!

This title has:

Too much violence
age 14+


This is a good book but it is dark and gave my 11 year old horrible nightmares for weeks.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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