Daughter of the Pirate King

Book review by Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Swashbuckling, snarky pirate-girl romp has gore galore.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 12+

Pirate love story, mild violence

Cute love story with a smart and strong female lead. There is some blood and violence, but it's fairly mild. (I.e. It says something like she cuts off his arm with her sword, leaving a puddle of blood. However it does not describe anything graphically.) It does mention rape, nudity, and prostitutes, but does not describe these things in detail. There is kissing, flirting, and some seduction in this book, but that is as far as the sexual content goes. (Spoilers: there is a scene with attempted rape, but it is not graphic. It gets as far as the man pulling on the girl's clothes, but then he is stopped before he can get any farther. The book handled it in a way that I did not find unsettling or upsetting.)
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For kids who love pirates and fantasy stories

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