On the Road

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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age 16+

Poetic, ecstatic, debauched novel that changed literature.

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age 11+

On the Road Book Review

In this book it it about a man and his friends traveling all around the United States and Mexico.I think the book is a great book for kids over 11 and up because when I read I didn't really understand it ,so I think that it would be hard for younger people.I would recommend this book because it teaches you a lot and hit has great messages.I put it has great messages because in the novel it says so many things that can inspire you.I don't think that it is a good role model because it says a lot of bad words and talking about sex.I put their was wasn't any violence because their wasn't any. And I put that their was to much sex because they would always talk about it but i don't know if that counts.I put to much swearing because they always would say bad words.But after all this was a great and intresting book.

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age 18+

And then some

This book gets into a little cigarette and pot smoking ...and then some! It moves on to morphine and amphetamines. This book has a little sex in it...and then some! It goes into anal sex between guys and group sex on a couple of occasions.

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Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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