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Legacy: Keeper of the Lost Cities, Book 8

By Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Action-packed return to form in elf-girl epic series.

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age 9+

Based on 5 parent reviews

age 8+

In my opinion this is the best book of the series and it is really good. I just love this book and think this is one of the best books in the series. This book is great for kids 8+ I think and I love this book with all my heart it is my favorite book series.
age 12+

Very Good Highly Recommend For Age 12+

I Loved this book was sooo well written and great plotline but I don't recommend this for age 9 plus because of the romance Sophie has a boyfriend and she's very confused about him and how she feels and its a love triangle with Fitz and Keefe she doesn't know who she loves and I just thought this is so well written but I do not think 9 yr olds should have their heads filled with this stuff I mean it's just not needed but this is great for a mature 10 or 11 yr old and up I think as Sophie gets older she makes the series more for older people all though Sophie is not young when she starts dating shes around 15

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (5 ):
Kids say (37 ):

Book 8 in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series ups the ante with a raft of action, character developments, new magical powers, ethical dilemmas, world-saving, and teen romance. By now we're beginning to suspect that author Shannon Messenger has no intention of wrapping up the series in this lifetime, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. This year's doorstop-size volume brings a satisfying immersion in glitter, cosmic conflict, increasingly complex characters, teen anxiety, new magical powers, moral dilemmas, page-turning plot developments, and cliffhanger endings. Sophie and her friends battle evil, question authority, and struggle to do the right thing in impossible situations yet again, and many peripheral characters from previous installments make return appearances.

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