Parents' Guide to

Queen of Hearts

By Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Creepy, gory, violent origin story of Alice's mean queen.

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age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

quality > amount of inappropriate content

Is It Any Good?

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Between the unrelieved gore, dismemberment, torture, and treachery, as well as the rising body count and lack of likability in any of the characters, there's not much to recommend here. Still, author Colleen Oakes has built a fan base with her previous dragging of beloved childhood tales to the evil side, and those readers may find these dark doings intriguing.

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