Invisible Emmie: Emmie & Friends, Book 1

Book review by Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Texting drama helps an insecure and popular girl connect.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 12+

just "meh." Not educational. Maybe entertaining?

I read a few sections of this book over my 8 year old's shoulder and found it to be inappropriate for her, not because it was violent or used poor language, but because the messaging felt off to me. Lots of juvenile "how to attract" boys (by ignoring them) and how great it feels to be "adored" by a boy. Stereotypical, hetero-normative, middle school insecurity type stuff.
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age 13+

Why its 13 and up

The book doesn't have anything bad to make it to 13 and up but it is mostly about what a teen would be feeling in middle school and 4th and 5th graders wont get it as good as a 13 year old who most likely has experienced that before

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For kids who love graphic novels and middle school stories

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