The Amber Spyglass: His Dark Materials, Book 3

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

age 13+

Intense fantasy series finale with controversial theme.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 29 reviews

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age 10+

Great book sad ending

I think it was a great book it has so many twist but I think it had a super sad ending I dont thing Willand Lyra should have been separated in the end that part made me cry. I hope he makes another book where they see each other again
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age 16+
The first two books are ok for younger readers but the 3rd gets too violent and some of the interactions between the main characters is way too adult for their actual ages.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

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