Leviathan

Book review by Debra Bogart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Fast-paced World War I fantasy exciting yet low on violence.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 10+

For the whole family

An adventerous read that will excite adults and kids a like. The books takes place during WWI and has some battle scenes but they are not graphic. I found Deryn to be an especially inspiring and relatable character.

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age 13+

verry verry good

Very very good I would read every book in the world if they were written by Scott westerfeld

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love fantasy and adventure

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