Book review by Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Compelling, heartrending story of boy and fox in dystopia.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 26 reviews

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age 12+

Beautiful and a bit devastating

Honestly, I love this book but I’m not sure when will be a good age to share it with my son. It’s rated for 9-12 year old and the reading level may be fine but I think it would be better for an older group. It’s not the violence necessarily, the ongoing war, and pervasive death, but it’s the ending that while is quite beautiful, is also rather devastating.
age 13+


gud buuk

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Book Details

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For kids who love coming-of-age and animal stories

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