Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness

Book review by Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media
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age 8+

Kid learns the dangers of white privilege in powerful story.

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age 14+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 5+

Awesome 👌 Book.

I truly believe the other "reviews" haven't read the book. It's a great book the promotes free thought, empathy for other people that are not like you and a love of learning. As an educator, I give this book a 5 star rating. 🌟

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age 18+

Bad idea

Mental abuse on a child is never a good thing. To punish a child for their skin color is subhuman. The author's hate shines through. This book should be banned. I’m voicing my opinion to others.

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