Ninth House

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

YA author's adult fantasy has lots of drugs, sex, violence.

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 18+

Great book for adults, Not teens.

I am one of the biggest Leigh Bardugo fans there is. I take every opportunity to meet her when she is on book tour. Her Grisha series is one of the best High Fantasy book series there is, but Ninth House is NOT FOR TEENS. Those words that came from Leigh’s mouth herself. It has mature language and extremely mature themes. It deals with situations like rape and extreme violence. It also deals with witchcraft and magik. It’s smartly written and an awesome novel, I wouldn’t expect less from the author, but I wouldn’t recommend this book for under 18.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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