Parents' Guide to

Stargazing

By Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Sweet friendship-themed graphic novel has a medical scare.

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What you will—and won't—find in this book.

Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 1 parent review

age 7+

This is really great!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (5 ):

This is a sweet, lively, and engaging graphic novel about friendship and fitting in. Stargazing is also a refreshing glimpse into a tight-knit, Asian American community that shows a wide variety of people, types, lifestyles, and beliefs all getting along and supporting one another in tough times. Big kids and tweens will relate to Christine as she struggles with both wanting to fit in and to be her own person, and with what it means to be a friend. Author-illustrator Jen Wang brings warmth, grace, and plenty of humor that'll keep even reluctant readers engaged in this heartwarming story.

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