Snap: A Novel

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Delicate story of impending death of a loved one.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 11+
I read this book sometime beween 6th grade and 7th grade and it was one of those books that left me an impacting message. To this day, I re-read pages and it fills me with strength. It is not a happy book, but it's a book that will teach kids to have a strong heart, which to me translates as "look at the silver lining" of things. If you are strong of heart, you will face challenges, learn from them and grow.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
age 17+

Horrible!

It sucks! My daughter was crying because she was fearful her grandmother would pass away and she would end up like Sally! Do not buy this book!

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Book Details

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