Parents' Guide to

Red Spikes

By Matt Berman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Dark, brutal, otherworldly stories for mature readers.

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There is no doubt that this is a mature collection: both the language and gritty details mark it for older teens and up. As with most story collections, some installments will resonate better with readers than others. But the author's language and dark imagery will transport readers time and time again, leaving them with haunting images -- and much to think about both in terms of our universal fears -- and also what it means to love someone, or be a hero.

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