North to Freedom

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

age 9+

Hard to put down, and harder to forget.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 10+
I read this book when I was an eleven year old and I never forgot it. Today, as a grandmother, I bought the book for my grandson, and feel like it is just as relevant for his world. It's a 'thinking' book, a book for evaluating what is important in life, for learning to understand why people see things in a different way. For children who have grown up with everything, it is an introduction to the world as it has been and may well be again some day.
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Great Book

This book was a real gem, especially the references to David's prayers to God. There was virtually nothing wrong with it except some violence and a brief alcohol reference. I was very thought provoking as well!

Book Details

  • Author: Anne Holm
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Harcourt Brace
  • Publication date: December 31, 1969
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 12
  • Number of pages: 239
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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