Ramona the Pest

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

age 7+

Ramona tale helps young kids build empathy.

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 9 reviews

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Ramona The Pest

My second youngest (Jasmine, age 4) is starting Junior Kindergarten this fall. Yes some things are different because the book is getting outdated (e.g Morning and Afternoon Kindergarten) but the book has told her what school is going to be like. Yes, the protagonist has a big noisy fuss now and then. You need to enjoy those moments because Ramona ditches her tantrums around the middle of the series. A wonderful book from a five year old's point of view. Being five is a lot tougher than what you remember.

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