Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village

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

age 9+

Unique, brilliant, award-winning history book.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+

'Tis great!

Excellent to use for a classroom! What a way to introduce poetry without overwhelming students! Have students act out each, talk about history, and enjoy the vocabulary!

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Educational value
age 9+

Boring book for adults - lack of interest with kids

This is one of the worst books I have read. The fact it is a Newberry winner makes it worse. While the author used catchy prose to help us understand the lives or everyday Medieval culture, the book is boring and not very interesting. This is one of those books Commonsense Media would say appeals to adults but most likely, not children.

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Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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