Flight #116 Is Down!

Book review by Monica Wyatt, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Hardly a classic, but still a riveting adventure.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 14 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

One of my favorites

I first read this book in middle school and I still love it. It's impossible to put down, realistic, and with really compelling characters. I strongly recommend it, but keep in mind that it's about a plane crash- there are injuries and deaths abound, described in detail. Not for a faint-hearted or nightmare-prone child, I suppose.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
age 18+


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Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Book Details

  • Author: Caroline B. Cooney
  • Genre: Contemporary Fiction
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publication date: January 1, 1992
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 12 - 17
  • Number of pages: 201
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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