Shiver

Book review by Edward T. Sullivan, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Does for werewolves what Twilight did for vampires.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 72 reviews

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age 17+

Mother of a 14, 11, 6 year old girls.

Brought these for my eldest, she loves the types of books I loved at a similar age, what I find hard is finding a 'safe to read book' I don't want my children reading sexual content. I thought I'd read first. The story is great, well written, although not the style of writing I like, some errors in occasional sentence structure. But it does bridge the gap between child adult relationships, it has violence and mention of child abuse. She does water it down almost enough for me to want to let my daughter have it now but the language is mild and the build up to the sexual experiences makes me hold back a little longer before hanging them over. This book should be for those of 17 and above by my standards, it does glorify the pressure to have sex based on raving teenager hormones. I'd definitely say it's a good little story, well written at most. So if you do get it hold onto it till they are a little older. It's worth a read when your sons and daughters are old enough. ☺️
age 11+

A awesome book

This book was a very good book i wold recommend it to anyone who likes wolves or the twilight series( they are very similar) some bits are a bit violent or scary it also has a fair bit of extreme romance grace and sam sleep together every night. under the age of 10 would be a bit to young to read but other than that it is a very good book!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex

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