Feed

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

age 14+

Satire with a nice bite -- for mature teens.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 25 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 47 reviews

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age 2+

Its Boring and Predictable

People constantly are telling you this book is good however if you've read the book yes the ideas behind the book are good however the writing is counterintuitive and no reasoning behind it at all. M.T anderson wrote this book for teens yes but that doesn't excuse the ruth plot line and plainly obvious ending.
age 14+

100% YES - Feed is the Modern Fahrenheit 451 or 1984

Feed encompasses several themes which are important for study at the secondary level. These themes include the degradation of literacy, environmental decay, consumerism, lack of meaningful relationships, the commercialization of everything, lack of individualism, the pressure of fashion trends, and a crippling dependency on technology. All of these themes are pervasive and relevant in the lives of secondary students, which is why Feed is a useful source of examination and reflection. By teaching this content, students are encouraged to question and investigate how these themes are reflected in their realities, propelling them towards social responsibility and civic participation.

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