Out from Boneville: Bone, Book 1

Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Now-classic comics saga gets off to a rousing start.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 8+

The butt review

This book has rude humor,smoking,and violence. At one point in the book (it doesn't show it) is says bone is looking at the girl thorn naked when she's taking a bath in the river.
age 10+

Doesn't stand on its own

This story does not stand on it's own well. There are many storylines unfinished or unexplained in this first book of the series. It primarily serves to establish the three Bone characters. There are minor problems: one bone cousin has a gambling problem and works at a bar; another has a crush on a human girl who is shown in a sensual (but not revealing) way. The third cousin is greedy and egotistical, but those traits are appropriately portrayed negatively.

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