Just in Case

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

age 14+

Complex, intense story is OK for mature teens.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 15+
This book is not suitable for children to read. I have scanned it and found that it has numerous sexual references. It uses the Lord's name in vain in several places and lots of swearing. Child suicide is even mentioned. Completely unsuitable for children to read. What is the world coming to?

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Interesting book. To mature and confusing for under 14s.

Just In Case is a great, thought provoking, and surreal book. The story is good, but there is some mature content. References to sex, a violent plane crash, and Justin's relationship with a woman considerably older than him are all part of the book. Great for teens 14+.

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