Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Teen sibs fall under spell of drugs come to life.

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age 14+

Based on 1 review

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age 15+

Based on 2 reviews

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Drug Point of View

Roxy is another great idea from Neal and Jarrod Shusterman. It not only is based inside of the opioid epidemic from the perspective of two teen siblings, it also covers the perspective of a wide variety of drugs. Roxy is one of the main characters and is an opioid. This book shows the personification of what drugs are trying to do to the users and the relationship between the two. Humanizing the drugs make what they do hit home.

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