Parents' Guide to

The Accidental Highwayman

By Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Bandits and faeries mix in rollicking fantasy series debut.

Book Ben Tripp Adventure 2014
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Tripp's 18th-century narrative style may be a barrier to action-oriented or younger kids, but Kit's lively, self-deprecating style and the illustrations and constant ups and downs will appeal. The horse Midnight and the French bulldog Demon will draw fans of their own. The conclusion averts some immediate problems but sets the stage for many more.

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