Deeplight

Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Undersea fantasy delivers gallons of reading pleasure.

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age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

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Every published title by Ms. Hardinge is a must read. She won the Costa Literary Award a few years ago for ALL fiction although she had been nominated in the young adult category ... that’s a mind blowing story in itself and a kind of a typical Hardinge twist, if you will.

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