Solo

Book review by Terreece Clarke, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Poignant tale of rock star's son fleeing fame, finding self.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 10+

Phenomenal

This took me a chapter or two to get into, but when it got good, it got GREAT. Beautiful.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

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