Paper Girls, Volume 1

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

age 13+

Female newsies face aliens in fun sci-fi adventure.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 13+

Great comic for teenagers and up

It's a Stranger Things that doesn't shy away from the bad parts of the 80s, focuses more on the sci if than the romance, and centers around a group of girls rather than boys. It's very confusing, uses strong language, and includes some smoking, gore, and alcohol use, but not excessively or unnecessarily, and at its core it's an incredibly fun mystery and the 4 main girls are fantastically written.

This title has:

Great messages
age 13+

Graphic Graphic Novel

I guess if you want to read science-fiction about time travel and intergalactic-intergenerational violence, you might as well do so with pretty pictures of multi-ethnic female heroes.

This title has:

Too much violence

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