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Dungeons & Dragons: Dungeon Club: Roll Call: Dungeon Club, Book 1

By JK Sooja, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Strong theme of friendship in fun and positive adventure.

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age 8+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 8+

A Wonderful Read!

My 2nd grader loved this book! Addresses middle school themes of acceptance, and addressed that not all kids like sports, some kids are loners, and not all girls are boy crazy. Also, some girls don't like to dress "frilly". It's all okay in this book!
age 8+

My kid loved it! I decided to read it too, and it is awsome!

Best book ever.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (2 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Readers don't have to like or know anything about Dungeons & Dragons to appreciate this fun, positive graphic novel. There's a lot to like about Dungeons & Dragons: Dungeon Club: Roll Call. The main character is likable but flawed, learns a great lesson, and overall, changes for the positively better. Readers also get a healthy dose of the Dungeons & Dragons universe, its lore, creatures, and magic. Essentially, there are two stories here, the made-up Dungeons & Dragons story game the characters play, and the overall story itself. As the kids progress through eighth grade year, they progress through their D&D adventure (their made-up game story), and the lessons they learn in the latter help them better tackle problems they are having with the former (their real-life school). This setup works great and helps readers never get bored, as they get to bounce back and forth between the D&D adventure and the real-world story of the kids' eighth grade school year.

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