Parents' Guide to

The Agathas, Book 1

By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Classic mysteries help two teen detectives solve a murder.

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age 15+

Based on 1 parent review

age 15+

Not appropriate for my 13 year old.

I am really disappointed to see common sense media say this is appropriate for 13+. Really? Don't be a part of the problem. This is not okay for a 13 year old. Let them be kids. Very very disappointed in common sense media. "Sex, Romance & Nudity A girl makes and shares a sex tape, telling another girl … "I deserve a nice piece of ass once in a while …" A teacher is having multiple affairs with women at the high school." Not okay by me.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Kids say (2 ):

This bright and engaging series debut is filled with long-buried secrets, unexpected suspects, and strong messages about teamwork, courage, and friendship. Fans of Veronica Mars are sure to be delighted with The Agathas and its intrepid teen detectives. At the conclusion of the novel, Iris and Alice are discussing two unsolved murders in Castle Cove, so readers can look forward to more adventures and crime-solving from the duo and their friends.

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