Parents' Guide to

Retro

By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Uneven mystery explores the dark side of social media.

Retro book cover: Color illustration of three teens in a classic red convertible

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After a brisk and compelling beginning, the story noticeably slows down and only gets moving again as it nears what readers may find is a let down of a conclusion. Readers who are fans of all things Retro (non-smart technology, vintage clothes, and rock classics) should enjoy seeing how the characters successfully navigate a tech-filled world. And all readers can benefit from the important lessons the characters learn by disconnecting.

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