Parents' Guide to

In the Wild Light

By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Unforgettable story of friendship, loss, and new beginnings.

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age 15+

Based on 1 parent review

age 15+

Use caution with this beautifully written story with frequent profanity.

This is a powerful and beautiful book. However, there is a lot more language that the review indicates. The language review for this title is incorrect. The teenage dialog is full of profanity, especially derivitives of the "s" word. There are 7+ uses of the "f" word. The moral integrity of the characters is inspiring.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much swearing
1 person found this helpful.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This gorgeously written coming-of-age story will pick up readers and carry them along on an emotional rollercoaster of hope, heartbreak, and romance. The compelling storylines and characters of In the Wild Light will be relatable to almost any reader: teens who may feel like outsiders, readers struggling with an unstable family life, kids looking for a story with characters who share their passion for science or poetry.

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