My Side of the Mountain

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Gripping, inspiring wilderness-survival adventure.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 16 reviews

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I read this book myself around the age of 8 and loved it. When my son hit second grade and was reading voraciously, I thought he might enjoy it. We read it the first time together sometimes and with him on his own sometimes and he LOVED it. It's one he keeps handy and now going into grade 4 will still pull it out to read it again.

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love adventure and coming-of-age stories

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